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English translation: Cardiovascular etc & Refs

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09:44 Nov 15, 2000
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Medical
Portuguese term or phrase: aparelho cardiovascular/anti-hipertensores/bloqueadores de canais do calcio
Help with any of these three terms would be much appreciated! Thanks. There is no additional context.
Bear.
BearTrans
English translation:Cardiovascular etc & Refs
Explanation:
Cardiovascular - 3 possibilities dependending on context:

Cardiovasvular device (pacemaker?)

Cardiovascular equipment/machine (ECT machine?)

cardiovascular system (of the body?)

anti-hypertension (drugs ?)

http://www.google.com/search?q=anti high blood pressure&btnG...

calcium channel blockers (special drugs called 'blockers')
http://www.google.com/search?q=calcium channel blockers&btnG...
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xxxLia Fail
Spain
Local time: 14:43
Grading comment
Great answer, thanks! Bear.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
nacardiovascular systemJosé Malaquias
naVarious
Luis Luis
naCardiovascular etc & RefsxxxLia Fail


  

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53 mins
Cardiovascular etc & Refs


Explanation:
Cardiovascular - 3 possibilities dependending on context:

Cardiovasvular device (pacemaker?)

Cardiovascular equipment/machine (ECT machine?)

cardiovascular system (of the body?)

anti-hypertension (drugs ?)

http://www.google.com/search?q=anti high blood pressure&btnG...

calcium channel blockers (special drugs called 'blockers')
http://www.google.com/search?q=calcium channel blockers&btnG...

xxxLia Fail
Spain
Local time: 14:43
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 164
Grading comment
Great answer, thanks! Bear.

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1 hr
Various


Explanation:
Cardiovascular device (i.e. computer based* 12 lead ECG machine, Duett sealing device, etc)

Hypertension reducers (i.e. hypertension
reducer Capoten - by Bristol Meyers, NTP extracts)

Calcium-channel blockers (i.e. Norvasc)

Regards.
Luis M. Luis


    qrscard.com/products.htm (For Cardiovascular devices)
    www.parkinsons-information-exchange-network-online.com/drugdb/009.html (For Norvasc)
Luis Luis
United States
Local time: 07:43
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 107
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2 hrs
cardiovascular system


Explanation:
I think aiish gave you a very good answer and you should pick it. I just want to clear that when we talk of the "aparelho cardiovascular" in Portugal, we refer to rhe cardiovascular system. So the third possibility he gave you is the correct one.


José Malaquias
Portugal
Local time: 13:43
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 30

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