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4 months ago

Rosa (a guest user) asked this question:

Language pair:

French > English

Subject:

Medical

Level of diffculty:

Easy / medium

Word or term in question:

SC

Context:

Echocardiographie
Taille : cm
Poids: kg
SC: m2

I figured out that SC = surface de coupe
but I'm not sure if that is translated as cross-sectional area?
I think so but need confirmation on that, thanks

 

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4 months ago

Ffion Marianne Moyle  See profile wrote:

Body Mass Index = BMI

4 months ago

Gina W  See profile wrote:

BSA (body surface area)

My comment:

SC = surface corporelle

My references:

https://www.proz.com/kudoz/french-to-english/medical-general/4014547-sc-and-fc.html

4 months ago

CMD  See profile wrote:

BS / BSA

My comment:

SC = Surface Corporelle
cf https://www.ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs/article/view/221798

BS (or BSA) = Body Surface (or Body Surface Area)
cf https://www.scielo.br/j/abc/a/Tgcv6HrZDXTbZQgGBZkvzVf/?format=pdf&lang=en ;
https://www.researchgate.net/figure/Correlations-between-left-ventricular-mass-and-height-body-weight-body-surface-area_fig3_242555930

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