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Spanish term or phrase:atenuacion
English translation:attenuation
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20:14 Feb 18, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Medical
Spanish term or phrase: atenuacion
A request for CAT scan reads as follows: "Parenquima cerebral, tronco y cerebelo con coeficiente de atenuacion conservados." Please translate this entire sentence.
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cerebral parenchyma, trunk and cerebellum with attenuation factors remaining intact.
Explanation:
Attenuation: The reduction of exposure rate upon passage of radiation through matter.
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nacerebral parenchyma, trunk and cerebellum with attenuation factors remaining intact.karem
naattenuation
Elisa Capelão
naattenuation coefficientxxxOso


  

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3 hrs
attenuation coefficient


Explanation:
Cerebral parenchyma, cortex and cerebellum with attenuation coefficient kept.

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6 hrs
attenuation


Explanation:
cerebral parenchyma,trunk and cerebellum
with kept atenuation coefficient.

here are some references:

Practice Guidelines for the Use of Imaging in Transient ...
... in the cerebellum than in ... as the cortex, to "cold ... a CT scan fails to ... with surrounding
parenchyma on CT ... measuring the attenuation coefficient of the ...
www.americanheart.org/Scientific/statements/1997/079705.htm...

PDF] www.acvr.ucdavis.edu/meetings/chicago99/abstracts/chicago99...
American College of ... the attenuation coefficient, thereby increasing ... on measured attenuation.
ACCURACY OF ... results of cerebral spinal ... calibration scan. Middle ...


Practice Guidelines for the Use of Imaging in Transient ...
... a CT scan fails to ... with surrounding parenchyma on CT ... demonstration of cerebral infarction,
postcontrast ... by measuring the attenuation coefficient of ...
www.americanheart.org/Scientific/statements/1997/079705.htm...

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11 hrs
cerebral parenchyma, trunk and cerebellum with attenuation factors remaining intact.


Explanation:
Attenuation: The reduction of exposure rate upon passage of radiation through matter.


    Understanding Radiography third edition, author: Stephen S. Hiss
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