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manguito fibroso

04:33 Oct 29, 2013
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / medical report
Spanish term or phrase: manguito fibroso prolongada permanencia con el tubo de traqueostomía tuvo como consecuencia la formación de un manguito fibroso en el traqueostoma que obligó a una cirugía plástica...
¿Se podría traducir como fibrous capsule?! Muchas gracias!
Adriana Pardo de Iriondo
Local time: 10:35

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4 +1fibrous sheat
Muriel Vasconcellos
4fibrous band/scar
3fibrous cuff
Rita Swyter



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fibrous sheat

Tilghman Brice Marden - 1916 - ‎Histology
The glands, termed the tracheal glands, are of the racemose type, being most ... cartilage, consists of incomplete cartilaginous rings enclosed in a fibrous sheath.

Note added at 25 mins (2013-10-29 04:59:12 GMT)

Oops! It should be 'sheath' - I was in too much of a hurry.

Muriel Vasconcellos
United States
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agree  liz askew
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  -> Thanks, Liz! Very kind of you.
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fibrous band/scar

Have a look at this article regarding Long-term complications of artificial airways:

Example sentence(s):
  • Glottic stenosis as a result of intubation is also almost always posterior...d arytenoids vocal processes heal to one another, resulting in a fibrous band that restricts abduction of the tethered vocal cords
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fibrous cuff

I offer cuff as another option used in medical terms

Rita Swyter
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