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4 months ago

Rosa (a guest user) asked this question:

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French > English



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Easy / medium

Word or term in question:



[liste des médicaments]

* Toxiques
Buvait 3 verres par jour, pas actuellement
Pas d'autre toxique

* Anamnèse, histoire pondérale
Difficile à retracer (troubles cognitifs, troubles mnésiques)
Actuellement hospitalisée depuis le mois dernier

Is this just "toxins"? Are they referring to the patient's former alcohol consumption/problems? I haven't seen this on a medical report before


évaluation psychiatrique



The answer of CMD  See profile was rated best

[here] toxicants / toxic substances

My comment:

NB (!) cf

NB (!) toxicant or toxic substance vs. toxin

toxin => def. as complex usually unstable substance that is a metabolic product of a living organism as a bacterium
cf Webster Encycl. Dict.)

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