"sputum" translation into Spanish

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"sputum" in Spanish

EN sputum
volume_up
{noun}

1. medicine

sputum (also: expectoration)
However sputum induction was not always possible.
Sin embargo, no siempre fue posible la inducción del esputo.
Patients diagnosed with bronchiectasis frequently have difficulty expectorating the infected sputum.
Los pacientes diagnosticados con bronquiectasias frecuentemente tienen dificultad para eliminar el esputo infectado.
However, a third study showed that the preparation was only effective for treating sputum reduction.
Sin embargo, un tercer estudio mostró que la preparación fue sólo efectiva para tratar la producción de esputo.

2. other

sputum
volume_up
expectoración {f} (mucosidad)

Synonyms (English) for "sputum":

sputum
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Context sentences for "sputum" in Spanish

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EnglishControlled trials of screening for lung cancer using sputum examinations, chest radiography or chest CT.
Se realizó un análisis del tipo intención de cribar (intention-to-screen analysis).