Translation of trephine in Spanish:


trepanar, v.

Pronunciation /trɪˈfiːn//trəˈfin//trəˈfaɪn//trɪˈfʌɪn/

transitive verb

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    • The invention relates to a method and apparatus for trephining corneal tissue in preparation for keratoplasty.


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    trépano masculine
    • An instrument that acts like a cookie cutter, called a trephine, cuts a precise circular shape.
    • The only difference in processing of the BM core and clot was decalcification of the trephine core biopsy.
    • The bone marrow aspirate was similar to the trephine, with 15% of blasts showing monocytoid differentiation together with an absolute monocytosis and mild dyserythropoiesis.
    • In 2 cases, a bone marrow trephine biopsy was also available for examination.
    • The instrument for this is still called a trephine.