стеноз с просветлением

21:57 May 15, 2018
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Russian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Cardiology / Coronary Angiography
Russian term or phrase: стеноз с просветлением
На границе среднего и дистального сегментов имеется ассиметричный 50% ***стеноз с просветлением***.

ПКА в проксимальном сегменте без признаков стенозирования, имеет протяженный 70% стеноз в среднем сегменте ***с просветлением***.

Please explain what this means.

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Summary of answers provided
4 +1eccentric stenosis
Yuri Radcev

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8 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
eccentric stenosis

Asymmetric narrowing of a coronary artery.

Example sentence(s):
  • For example A has an eccentric stenosis. The black area within the red tube is equivalent to a stenosis that compromises 20% of the lumen of the artery.

Yuri Radcev
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Notes to answerer
Asker: Thank you Yuri. You provided a synonym for asymmetric stenosis. I am trying to understand what the author could've meant by using the word "просветление" in stenosis.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Vladyslav Golovaty: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18339721
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