examen de gabinete

03:46 Jun 19, 2010
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / nursing
Spanish term or phrase: examen de gabinete
It is found in some nursing information:

"...Como examen de gabinete se le realizó una tomografía..." and also
"...describira examenes de gabinete utilizados en el paciente en base a diferencias patologicas."
Rafaela Graffos

Summary of answers provided
4 +3medical imaging study/investigation
Michelle Temple
4Paraclinical investigation
Yasser El Helw
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medical imaging study/investigation

Reporte de examen de gabinete
Mastografía, ultrasonido, o imagen por resonancia magnética de sospecha de cáncer de mama, o que amerite vigilancia por el especialista.

El primer examen de gabinete solicitado, siguiendo las
normas de investigación en patología aneurismática abdominal
fue un Eco abdominal...
http://www.iess.gov.ec/pdf/cam/CAMBIOS Vol III No 5.pdf

Do all medical imaging studies use ionizing radiation? How often are patients who undergo medical imaging exposed to unnecessary radiation?

AMI offers a full range of medical imaging investigations. The group is run by a partnership of eleven practising consultant radiologists all of who hold ...
www.anglianmedicalimaging.com/ -

Note added at 1 hr (2010-06-19 04:59:07 GMT)

I would use "medical imaging study/investigation" in the first instance and "investigations" in the second.

Estudios de gabinete often refer to medical imaging studies, but they can also refer to other investigations or diagnostic tests depending on the hospital.

Examen de gabinete:
- Ultrasonido pélvico
- Densitometría ósea
- Mamografía
- Citología vaginal (índice de maduración)

Los exámenes de gabinete que se pide a los pacientes que se realicen con más frecuencia, son los que se conocen como exámenes de rutina, por ejemplo: los rayos X, electrocardiograma, electroencefalograma y endoscopía.

Michelle Temple
Local time: 14:51
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Native speaker of: English
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agree  Emma Goldsmith: Just "imaging studies" http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Historia_clínica
28 mins

agree  Joel Pina Diaz: daxiedma, sure.
6 hrs

agree  twiginbeak: "...exams" is also widely used.
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Paraclinical investigation


Yasser El Helw
Local time: 22:51
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
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Reference information:
Check this thread - it talks about "examen de gabinete"

    Reference: http://forum.wordreference.com/showthread.php?t=577026
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