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04:54 Mar 12, 2007
Spanish to English translations [PRO] Medical - Medical (general) / Clinical invoices
Spanish term or phrase:Tórula de algodón
It´s just part of a list including surgical materials to be paid.
Torula de algodón gde 4 U $
swab (swab) (swahb) a wad of cotton or other absorbent material firmly attached to the end of a wire or stick, used for applying medication, removing material, collecting bacteriological material, etc.
Torunda: n.f. Pelota de algodón envuelta en gasa que se usa para detener hemorragias leves durante las operaciones quirúrgicas. (VOX, Diccionario de Uso del español de América y España, Barcelona, España, Sept. 2002, ISBN 84-8332-349-4)
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Explanation: Looks like they meant "torunda."
Dr. Jason Faulkner Local time: 12:33 Specializes in field Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 1042