hemoptosis

English translation: hemoptysis

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Spanish term or phrase:hemoptosis
English translation:hemoptysis
Entered by: Carolina Lopez Garcia
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14:35 Jan 22, 2003
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical
Spanish term or phrase: hemoptosis
Diagnóstico de alta:
Principal: miocardiopatía dilatada isquémica
Diag.1: Hemoptosis masiva, insufiencia respiratoria
Diag 2; insuficiencia renal
Diag 3: fallo multiorgánico. Exitus
dany2303
Local time: 05:29
massive hemoptysis
Explanation:
Massive hemoptysis has been arbitrarily defined as the expectoration of more than 100 to 600 mL of blood in 24 hours (1).
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5 +2massive hemoptysis
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haemoptosis


Explanation:
Serge L.

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Note added at 2003-01-22 14:38:22 (GMT)
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\"cause: Heart disease; dropsy 2 months; haemoptosis 2 weeks. As certified by Alexr Robb MD Inverkindie\"

see http://www.geocities.com/swalker7736/deaths_1868.htm

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massive hemoptysis


Explanation:
Massive hemoptysis has been arbitrarily defined as the expectoration of more than 100 to 600 mL of blood in 24 hours (1).


    Reference: http://www.postgradmed.com/issues/2002/10_02/johnson.htm
Carolina Lopez Garcia
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agree  Roddy Tannahill: Either that or haemoptysis for UK English :)
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agree  Patricia CASEY
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