(стенки) уплотнены не утолщены

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19:18 Oct 3, 2013
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Medical - Medical: Cardiology
Russian term or phrase: (стенки) уплотнены не утолщены
Эхокардиограмма. Как различить понятия "уплотнены" и "утолщены" по-англ.? Thickened и ?
Marina Krukovich
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3 +1hardened, but not thickened
Yuri Radcev
3stiff but not thick
Vaddy Peters
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svetlana cosquéric



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stiff but not thick

Aging changes in the heart and blood vessels: MedlinePlus Medical ...
The main artery from the heart (aorta) becomes thicker, stiffer, and less flexible. This is probably related to changes in the connective tissue of the blood vessel

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hardened, but not thickened


Yuri Radcev
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плотная стенка например: dense ventricular walls

утолщённая стенка: the muscular wall of the main pumping chamber of the heart (left ventricle) is abnormally thickened



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