Lost in Translation

  • Mircea Olteanu


This is a case of a 58-year-old Caucasian female patient of Greek origin that presented on January 28, 2013, for a periodic dental examination. The patient came with her husband, neither of them fluent in English, both barely able to understand basic English words and almost no medical terms.


Language Communication Dental caries Oral health 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mircea Olteanu
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  1. 1.MetroHealth Medical Center, The Senior Health and Wellness CenterClevelandUSA

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