Vicryl suture

Discussion in 'Medical Terminology' started by Midwife Ann, Jun 11, 2010.

  1. Midwife Ann

    Midwife Ann Junior Member

    Olmué, Chile
    English native, Esp. de las Américas
    Greetings from COLD Chile today. I am looking everywhere for the word VICRYL in Spanish (a type of suture for vaginal lacerations) and need some help. Anyone?? Thanks.
    Gracias.
    Annie
     
  2. cuchillero

    cuchillero Senior Member

    UK
    Spanish
    The name of Vicryl in Spanish is Vicryl as well, the brand name for the poliglycolactic surgical sutures.
     
  3. Midwife Ann

    Midwife Ann Junior Member

    Olmué, Chile
    English native, Esp. de las Américas
    Muchas gracias.
     
  4. teio

    teio New Member

    Italy
    Italian
    Hello everybody, I'm new here and I'm asking for your kind help.
    I'm italian and I'm not sure about the right pronunciation of the word vicryl in english.
    May somebody help me please?
     
  5. Midwife Ann

    Midwife Ann Junior Member

    Olmué, Chile
    English native, Esp. de las Américas
    Hola, You pronounce it with a long "I" like the word "eye" and "cril" with a hard "k" sound and a short "I"...as in "illness" v(eye) kr(ill)l
    Hope that helps.
    Ciao
     
  6. teio

    teio New Member

    Italy
    Italian
    Thanks a lot :)
     

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