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eclampsia

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n eclampsia

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ecstasy

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n (fam) metilendioximetanfetamina (MDMA), éxtasis m (fam); liquid — gammahidroxibutirato, éxtasis líquido

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ECT

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abbr electroconvulsive therapy. V. therapy.

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ecthyma

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n ectima m

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ectopic

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adj ectópico

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ectropion

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n ectropión m, inversión f hacia fuera del párpado inferior

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eczema

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n eccema or eczema m

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ED

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abbr emergency department. V. department.

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ED

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abbr erectile dysfunction. V. dysfunction.

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edema

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n edema m, hinchazón f; pulmonary — edema pulmonar

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edge

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n borde m, margen m; cutting — (of a blade) borde cortante; cutting — technology tecnología (de) punta; to be on — (fam) estar nervioso, estar irritable; to take the — off (fam) calmar un poco (dolor, ansiedad, etc.)

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edoxaban

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n edoxabán m

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educate

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vt educar

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education

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n educación f; diabetic — educación diabetológica (form), educación en diabetes; sex — educación sexual

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EEG

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V. electroencephalogram y electroencephalography.

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efavirenz

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n efavirenz m

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effect

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n efecto; adverse — efecto adverso; cumulative — efecto acumulativo; side — efecto secundario; to take — hacer efecto

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effective

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adj eficaz, efectivo; (clinical research) eficaz bajo condiciones nor-males (See note under efficacy.)

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effectiveness

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n eficacia, efectividad f; (clinical research) eficacia bajo condiciones normales (See note under efficacy.)

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effeminate

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adj afeminado

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efficacious

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adj eficaz, efectivo; (clinical research) eficaz bajo condiciones controladas (See note under efficacy.)

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efficacy

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n eficacia, efectividad f; (clinical research) eficacia bajo condiciones controladas; [Note: While English-speaking health professionals often distinguish between efficacy and effectiveness, most Spanish-speaking health professionals use eficacia and efectividad interchangeably.]

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effort

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n esfuerzo

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effusion

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n derrame m; pericardial — derrame pericárdico; pleural — derrame pleural

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EGD

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V. esophagogastroduodenoscopy.

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egg

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n huevo; (fam, ovum) óvulo, huevo (...

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