kol.

English translation: activated charcoal

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Swedish term or phrase:kol
English translation:activated charcoal
Entered by: SJLD

18:33 Feb 20, 2012
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Pharmaceuticals / Medicine
Swedish term or phrase: kol.
Om befogat ventrikeltömning, kol.

If justified, ventricular emptying... but I cannot find the meaning of the abbr. "kol"
Helena Grahn
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:44
activated charcoal
Explanation:
ventrikeltömning = gastric lavage - nothing whatsoever to do with ventricles.

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Activated Charcoal Treatment for Poisoning on eMedicineHealth.com
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Learn about activated charcoal, a substance that absorbs poisons from the GI ... Activated charcoal is often given after the stomach is pumped (gastric lavage).

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Note added at 21 mins (2012-02-20 18:55:16 GMT)
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http://www.internetmedicin.se/dyn_main.asp?page=1628
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Local time: 10:44
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activated charcoal


Explanation:
ventrikeltömning = gastric lavage - nothing whatsoever to do with ventricles.

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Note added at 19 mins (2012-02-20 18:53:39 GMT)
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Activated Charcoal Treatment for Poisoning on eMedicineHealth.com
www.emedicinehealth.com/...charcoal/article_em... - Traduire cette page
Learn about activated charcoal, a substance that absorbs poisons from the GI ... Activated charcoal is often given after the stomach is pumped (gastric lavage).

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Note added at 21 mins (2012-02-20 18:55:16 GMT)
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http://www.internetmedicin.se/dyn_main.asp?page=1628

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