Bedside commode

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Houellebecq1

Senior Member
English - United States
Hello. How do you say "bedside commode" in Mexican Spanish? I'm referring to a chair that might be placed next to a patient's bed in a hospital room. Is "silla con orinal" the most common term used by hospital staff in Mexico? Thanks in advance.
 
  • fsabroso

    Senior Member
    Perú / Castellano
    Hello:

    Just the other day I read "cómodo", it was a facebook comment from one Mexican friend to another one; so, I would say it's fine.

    Also, in RAE (Spanish Dictionary) it says Mexican uses "silleta" I have never heard it though.
    www.rae.es/cómodo (see meaning #3)

    Regards.
     
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