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eclampsia

n eclampsia

ecstasy

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

ECT

abbr electroconvulsive therapy. V. therapy.

ecthyma

n ectima m

ectopic

adj ectópico

ectropion

n ectropión m, inversión f hacia fuera del párpado inferior

eczema

n eccema or eczema m

ED

abbr emergency department. V. department.

ED

abbr erectile dysfunction. V. dysfunction.

edema

n edema m, hinchazón f; pulmonary — edema pulmonar

edge

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.)

edoxaban

n edoxabán m

educate

vt educar

education

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

EEG

V. electroencephalogram y electroencephalography.

efavirenz

n efavirenz m

effect

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

effective

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

effectiveness

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

effeminate

adj afeminado

efficacious

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

efficacy

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.]

effort

n esfuerzo

effusion

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

EGD

V. esophagogastroduodenoscopy.

egg

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

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