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Fisura calcar (fémur)

English translation: calcar fissure

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Spanish term or phrase:fisura calcar
English translation:calcar fissure
Entered by: Paul Edgar
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10:16 Jan 16, 2002
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Medical
Spanish term or phrase: Fisura calcar (fémur)
A possible intraoperatory Complication after hip replacement surgery
Paul Edgar
Local time: 04:04
calcar fissure
Explanation:
See the reference for examples of "calcar fracture". I didn´t find "calcar fissure" anywhere, so you may want to use "fracture" but they´re not the same thing, and the translation of "fisura" is, I believe (as does Wordreference), "fissure".

"Fémur" is "femur".
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Hazel Whiteley
Local time: 03:04
Grading comment
Once again you've saved the day. Your a star, Hazel.
Many thanks,
Paul
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +1calcar fissure
Hazel Whiteley


  

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calcar fissure


Explanation:
See the reference for examples of "calcar fracture". I didn´t find "calcar fissure" anywhere, so you may want to use "fracture" but they´re not the same thing, and the translation of "fisura" is, I believe (as does Wordreference), "fissure".

"Fémur" is "femur".


    Reference: http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&q=femur+calcar+fissure+...
    Reference: http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&q=calcar+fissure+hip+fe...
Hazel Whiteley
Local time: 03:04
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 548
Grading comment
Once again you've saved the day. Your a star, Hazel.
Many thanks,
Paul

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Aydin Yulug: www.uphs.upenn.edu/ortho/oj/1999/html/oj12sp99p13.html
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