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angiography
angiografia
X-rays of different kinds of arteries, coronary, pulmonary, etc.
arterial blood gasses
gases en sangre arterial
arteriography
arteriografia
cardiac catheterization
cateterizacion cardiaca
CT scan
Tomografia Computarizada
In the hospital, Spanish-speaking patients often refer to CT Scans as just "Tomografias," instead of Tomografias Computarizadas.
Electrocardiogram (EKG or ECG)
Electrocardiograma
ecocardiography
ecocardiografia
endomyocardial biopsy
biopsia endomiocardica
shave biopsy
raspado
This word is not on the list normally given to interpreters, but it is a term I personally came across with during a shift in the ER.
enzyme tests
pruebas de enzimas
exercise extress test
prueba de esfuerzo
MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
IRM (Imagenes de Resonancia Magnetica)
Same as your Organic Chemistry NMR machine!
imaging
magnetica
barium enema
radiografia con bario
bone marrow biopsy
biopsia de medula osea
bone scan
escan oseo
cholecystography
colecistografia
Almost every time you have the prefix "chole" is English, you're dealing with the gall bladder. "Cole" in Spanish.
chromosome analysis
analisis cromosomatico
coagulation time
tiempo de coagulacion
colonoscopy
colonoscopía
gastroscopy
gastroscopía
hystersalpingography
histerosalpingografia
intravenous pyelography
pielografia intravenosa
laparoscopy
laparoscopía
liver function tests
pruebas de la funcíon hepatica
liver scan
escan hepético
mammography
mamografia
occult blood
sangre fecal oculta
When blood is "occult," it mostly likely refers to blood in the stool that is not easily seen.
pregnancy test
prueba de embarazo
porstatic specific antigen
antigeno prostático especifico
semen analysis
análisis de semen
thyroid function tests
pruebas de funcion tiroidea
ultrasound scanning
escán de ultrasonido
HIV serology
serologia de VIH
Analysis of blood serum for HIV
flexible sigmoidoscopy
sigmoidoscopia flexible
colostomy
colostomia
pap smear
papanicolaou
cholecystectomy
colecistectomía
aspiration biopsy
biopsia por aspiracion
This is another type of biopsy, just as is the shave biopsy
cone biopsy
biopsia de cono
arterioplasty
arterioplastía
blood transfusion
transfusion de sangre
dysplasia
displasia
dilatation and curettage
legrado
Uterine shave biopsy done after an abortion.
circumcision
circuncision
cystogram
cistograma
dialysis
dialisis
tympanoplasty
timpanoplastía
I got this wrong on my interpreting test, I forgot how to say eardrum in Spanish, its: "timpano." As a matter of fact, in the ER, you will always here of patients having there "timpanic temperature" read.
lumbar puncture
punción lumbar
amniocentesis
amniocentesis
Extraction of amniotic fluid.
tubal ligation
amarre de las trompas de Falopia
This is having your "tubes tied."
cesarean section
cesárea
TB skin test
prueba de la tuberculosis
bronchoscopy
broncoscopía
vasectomy
vasectomia
miscarriage
aborto espontaneo
It's important to not forget that a miscarriage is spontaneous (espontaneo).
abortion
aborto
immunizations
vacunas
multiple sclerosis
esclerosis multiple
Alzheimer's disease
enfermedad de Elzheimer
autonomic dysreflexia
disreflexia autonomica
hyperthyroidism
hipertidoidismo
hypothyroidism
hipotiroidismo
congential defects
defectos congénitos
chimotherapy
quimoterapia
radiation therapy
terpia radioactiva
reconstructive surgery
cirugia reconstructiva
sigmoidoscopy
sigmoidoscopía
exploratory surgery
cirugia exploratoria
epidural anesthesia
anestesia epidural
tracheotomy
traqueotomia
plastic surgery
cirugia plastica
general anesthesia
anestesia general
implant
implante
mastectomy
mastectomia
tonsillectomy
tonsilectomia