em moinha

English translation: (lower abdominal) light cramps

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Portuguese term or phrase:em moinha
English translation:(lower abdominal) light cramps
Entered by: Ana Vozone

14:35 May 16, 2019
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
Portuguese term or phrase: em moinha
From a doctors report of a patient, Portuguese from Portugal..
I get the pain is improving, but not sure the meaning of "em moinha"


"Refere dor abdominal em moinha em melhoria. Nega outras queixas..."
Jack Martin
Brazil
Local time: 10:10
(lower abdominal) light cramps
Explanation:
Moinha:
Dor fraca mas persistente (ex.: sentia uma moinha na cabeça).

"moinhas", in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa [em linha], 2008-2013, https://dicionario.priberam.org/moinhas [consultado em 16-05-2019].

https://www.google.com/search?ei=8XndXK2WAcafjLsPmviQwA4&q="...
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Local time: 14:10
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(lower abdominal) light cramps


Explanation:
Moinha:
Dor fraca mas persistente (ex.: sentia uma moinha na cabeça).

"moinhas", in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa [em linha], 2008-2013, https://dicionario.priberam.org/moinhas [consultado em 16-05-2019].

https://www.google.com/search?ei=8XndXK2WAcafjLsPmviQwA4&q="...

Ana Vozone
Local time: 14:10
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 28

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