coxidoidectomía

English translation: coccygectomy (surgical removal of the coccyx)

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Spanish term or phrase:coxidoidectomía
English translation:coccygectomy (surgical removal of the coccyx)
Entered by: Maria

23:10 Jan 7, 2002
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical
Spanish term or phrase: coxidoidectomía
This is a surgical procedure. What is this procedure? Is it a coccygectomia= sección o escisión del cóccix, or is it a coccygotomy=incisión del coccyx.... Or, is it call somehting else?

Thanks in advance.
Maria
Local time: 10:09
coccygectomia
Explanation:
-ectomía : componente de palabra procedente del gr. ektome, que significa ablación, extirpación

Espero que te ayude,
suerte, P.

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Note added at 2002-01-07 23:30:55 (GMT)
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coccygectomy
Surgical removal of coccyx
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P Forgas
Brazil
Local time: 14:09
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Thanks, everyone. I liked P's etimological explanation of the word.
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4 +4coccygectomy
Serge L
4 +1coccygectomy
Mary Smith (X)
4coccygectomia
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coccygectomia


Explanation:
-ectomía : componente de palabra procedente del gr. ektome, que significa ablación, extirpación

Espero que te ayude,
suerte, P.

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Note added at 2002-01-07 23:30:55 (GMT)
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coccygectomy
Surgical removal of coccyx

P Forgas
Brazil
Local time: 14:09
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 1241
Grading comment
Thanks, everyone. I liked P's etimological explanation of the word.
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21 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
coccygectomy


Explanation:
e.g.:

"Surgical removal of coccyx (coccygectomy)"

HTH,

Serge L.


    Reference: http://www.coccyx.org/ectomy.htm
Serge L
Local time: 17:09
PRO pts in pair: 202

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Worklog
28 mins

agree  mangordi: that is the right word...
2 hrs

agree  Cynthia Brals-Rud
10 hrs

agree  Javier Bogarin, MD: 100%
14 hrs
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22 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
coccygectomy


Explanation:
Removal of the coccix

Mary Smith (X)
Local time: 17:09
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 73

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agree  Worklog
27 mins
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