luz intestinal

English translation: intestinal lumen

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Spanish term or phrase:luz intestinal
English translation:intestinal lumen
Entered by: Parrot

10:05 Jan 31, 2002
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical
Spanish term or phrase: luz intestinal
Reduccion de la velocidad de absorcion de los nutrientes de la luz intestinal.
Andre Lotter
South Africa
Local time: 15:06
intestinal lumens
Explanation:
"luz" in the medical sense is lumens.
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Parrot
Spain
Local time: 14:06
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4 +2intestinal lumens
Parrot
5intestinal lumen
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intestinal lumens


Explanation:
"luz" in the medical sense is lumens.


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Parrot
Spain
Local time: 14:06
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7645
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neutral  Dito: Agree but the singular (in this case) is intestinal lumen (no s)
30 mins

agree  Valeria Verona
31 mins

agree  P Forgas
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intestinal lumen


Explanation:
Nutrients and salts are absorbed from the intestinal lumen across the brush border lining.

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