CONTRAST

English translation: contrasting agent

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Spanish term or phrase:contraste
English translation:contrasting agent

12:28 Feb 10, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Medical
Spanish term or phrase: CONTRAST
A REQUEST FOR A CAT SCAN READS LIKE THIS: Tomografia computadorizada de cabeza y con contraste. What does "contraste" mean here?
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The patient is made to take, orally or intravenously, a
Explanation:
contrasting agent that enables his scan to register in a more pronounced manner. If the oral agent does not work sufficiently, he takes IV.
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Explanation:
difference between the highest and the lowest density of a photo/radiographic image
difference of luminance between two spots of an object grandictionnaire medical section for contrast hope it helps

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The patient is made to take, orally or intravenously, a


Explanation:
contrasting agent that enables his scan to register in a more pronounced manner. If the oral agent does not work sufficiently, he takes IV.


    Mosby's Medical Dictionary
Parrot
Spain
Local time: 02:34
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PRO pts in pair: 7645
Grading comment
Thank you very much for explanation

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