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English translation: Thorax PA

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23:48 Sep 4, 2006
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Pharmaceuticals
Portuguese term or phrase: Torax - P.A.
Exames Diagnósticos
Procedimento: Torax - PA
edna osorio
Local time: 12:48
English translation:Thorax PA
Explanation:
This is the description of a chest x-ray.

**a thorax PA examination**; tube voltage: 141 kV; total filtration: 5.7 mm Al; ... examinations in diagnostic radiology,thorax PA and lumbar spine AP; ...
www.iop.org/EJ/article/0031-9155/47/1/307/m20107.pdf

**Thorax PA (TPA)**. Mount in chest pointing positive to front. Thorax RL (TRL). Mount in chest pointing positive toleft side of. subject. Pelvis PA (PPA). ...
deepblue.lib.umich.edu/bitstream/2027.42/624/2/48563.0001.001.pdf
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Local time: 08:48
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Thorax PA


Explanation:
This is the description of a chest x-ray.

**a thorax PA examination**; tube voltage: 141 kV; total filtration: 5.7 mm Al; ... examinations in diagnostic radiology,thorax PA and lumbar spine AP; ...
www.iop.org/EJ/article/0031-9155/47/1/307/m20107.pdf

**Thorax PA (TPA)**. Mount in chest pointing positive to front. Thorax RL (TRL). Mount in chest pointing positive toleft side of. subject. Pelvis PA (PPA). ...
deepblue.lib.umich.edu/bitstream/2027.42/624/2/48563.0001.001.pdf

Muriel Vasconcellos
United States
Local time: 08:48
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 91
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Patricia Fierro, M. Sc.
49 mins
  -> Thanks, Patricia!

agree  Neil Stewart
5 hrs
  -> Thanks, Neil!

agree  Maryán López
8 hrs
  -> Thanks!

agree  Rachel Fell: posterior to anterior chest X-ray - http://www.brooksidepress.org/Products/OBGYN_101/MyDocuments...
10 hrs
  -> Thanks, Rachel!

agree  Ivaneide: ...radiographs of the thorax. There are two main views that are generally examined: PA-posteroanterior;Lateral .
1 day1 hr
  -> Thanks!PA = posteroanterior (facing front) and lateral (from the side)
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