English translation: lymph glands / lymph nodes / glands
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19:52 Nov 11, 2003
Spanish to English translations [PRO] Medical
Spanish term or phrase:ganglios alrededor de vena iliaca
From an earlier inquiry, I understood that "ganglios" referred, in the context of an exam of an orchiectomy patient, to "lymph" or "lymph nodes. In the following section from a doctor's exam notes of the patients, "ganglios" is used five times. It is also used in conjunction with "linfatico" (ganglios linfaticos), so I confess to being thoroughly confused.
Here is the entire section from the doctor's notes, including the term I questioned in this inquiry and the other uses of "ganglios":
No. 5 ganglios alrededor de vena iliaca en total ocho (8) se incluyen para estudio; No. 6 Senalando como region inguinal siete (7) ganglios linfaticos, se incluyen en su totalidad; No. 7 senalando como ganglio profundo segmento alargado con aspecto de tejido ganglionar sin lesion tumoral aparente seccionado se incluye en su totalidad;...