Translation of life-threatening in Spanish:


con riesgo de muerte, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈlaɪfˌθrɛtnɪŋ//ˈlʌɪfˌθrɛt(ə)nɪŋ/


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    con riesgo de muerte
    muy grave
    • His injuries were not life-threatening but he was kept in to recover.
    • He is in a stable condition and his injuries are not life-threatening.
    • This can cause delays in ambulance crews attending patients who may have life-threatening injuries.
    • They have been asked to keep an eye out for symptoms of the potentially life-threatening disease in their children.
    • It is when body energy is exhausted that hypothermia becomes potentially life-threatening.
    • Here, we have a life-threatening illness for which we have no cure or medical vaccine.
    • The basic fact may nowhere be as true as when we are tested by a life-threatening illness.
    • The man was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries - a deep wound to his side had punctured a lung.
    • She was taken to hospital with hypothermia, with what were first thought to be life-threatening injuries.
    • He suffered injuries to his arms and legs during an attack which resulted in life-threatening injuries.
    • A police spokesman confirmed that none of the injuries were life-threatening.
    • And it may seem trivial compared to some of the life-threatening illnesses we could develop.
    • And it's not just those suffering from life-threatening illness who are offered such help.
    • He had a life-threatening illness at 22, so he thought more carefully about what he wanted from life.
    • Each one had a story to tell of a friend or relative who had been affected by some life-threatening illness.
    • In many cases victims can suffer severe and sometimes life-threatening injuries.
    • Scores of people remain hospitalised, some of them with life-threatening injuries.
    • Nine days later the leg had to be amputated because of a life-threatening infection and damage to the nerves and arteries.
    • In a fall at Huntingdon he sustained a life-threatening injury to his kidney and was forced out of the saddle for three months.
    • The shooting victim did not suffer life-threatening injuries and has now been released from hospital.