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18:38 Dec 25, 2005
Spanish to English translations [PRO] Medical - Medical (general) / Receta médica
Spanish term or phrase:R/p
Hola a todos!! Quisiera saber si R/p, que habitualmente aparece en las recetas que prescriben los médicos antes de las indicaciones (márgen superior izquierdo)se traduce o no. Creo que es una sigla en latín, pero no puedo encontrar ni su significado ni una posible traducción.
Gracias por la ayuda y FELIZ NAVIDAD!!!!
The use of Rx in prescriptions originated as an astrological symbol that was written for talismanic reasons at the start of medical prescriptions. Later it changed into ℞ (an uppercase R with its tail crossed), and was used as an abbreviation for th
19:47 Dec 25, 2005
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Explanation: It sounds like the equivalent of "Rx", which in English, is simply an abbreviation of "prescription" (i.e., "receta").
Robert Forstag United States Local time: 19:15 Works in field Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 235
Thank you for your help, Robert!! Happy New Year!! Gaby