brain oedema, cerebral oedema
The paralysis is due to swelling of the brain around the tumour.
I am going to give you steroids to reduce the swelling of the brain oedema.
Do you think you have become less efficient at work recently?
ability, faculty, capacity, capability, skill, competence, potency
lose the ability to control one's body movements
improve a person's ability to perform daily tasks
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
If we do not treat it now, we will miss/waste an excellent opportunity.
stay, remain, be left
Please stay here for a while.
How many days worth of medication are left?
This cut may leave a scar.
Even after you have finished urinating, do you still feel that your bladder is not completely empty?
Please put your chin and forehead on this support.
Please lift up your hands and put them on your head.
remove, get rid of, rule out, exclude
remove an obstacle, rule out other causes
I am in the hospital every day except Thursdays and Sundays.
Except for a slightly high cholesterol level, you are doing fine.
He has a good chance of recovering.
I am afraid that there is little hope of her making a complete recovery.
I am sorry, but it is unlikely that she will recover completely.
Please do not give up hope.
We are sorry, but we cannot give you what you want.
I am sorry, but we were unable to get the result we were hoping for.
Do you have any problems with your throat?
Do you have any discomfort in your throat?
Do you have a sore throat?
Does your throat hurt when you swallow saliva?
Do you feel as if you have got something stuck in your throat?
Is the mucus from your nose draining into your throat?
I am going to put/please/insert this tube down your hroat.
Please try to swallow the tube down in one gulp as i passes through your throat.
stretch out, straighten, make straight, extend, develp
Please straighten your legs.
Please hold both your arms out strait
Depending on how well you are doing, we may have to put off the surgery.
You have stretched the ligaments in your knee.
She has grown three centimetres.
hot flash, hot flush
Do you ever had hot flashes?
These medications can be taken together.
Certain medications, if taken together, may interact and cause harmful side effects, so be sure to check with me before taking a new medication.
Do you have difficulty swallowing?
Please swallow some saliva slowly.
Which do you have trouble swallowing, foods or liquids?
Please try to swallow the tube in one gulp as it passes down your throat.
Drink it up quickly, please.
Shall I bring you something cool to drink?
a warm/hot drink
drinks containing caffeine
drink, feed, suck
Would you like to drink some water?
You cannot drink anything at the moment.
Is your baby feeding as normal?
Does your baby have difficulty sucking milk?
eat soup/drink soup
What kind of alcohol do you usually drink, beer, whisky, or wine?
How much do you drink a week?
Too much drinking is not good for your health.
Please drink alcohol in moderation.
Are you taking any medication at the moment?
Did you take any drugs or medication to bring your fever down?
Please take this medication after meals.
Please take this medication with a full glass of water after waking up in the morning.
Please take this medication exactly directed.
Can you get in and out of cars?
get carsick, airsick, seasick
Please take your shoes off and stand on this scale.
get in a wheelchair
help a person into a wheelchair
Have you noticed that his movements have become slower?
nonstress test, NST test
nonrapid, eye movement sleep