2008-10-18

blood pressure continued

vocabulary for the following text:

haña : find, get, receive
mayó : major, greater; eldest
nir : kidney
okashoná : to induce, cause, bring about
perde : lose
sangramentu : bleeding
seleber or serebro : brain
smal : narrow, small
supel : supple? (not listed in either of the dictionaries I have, but I did find it on a few Papiamentu web pages)
biramentu di kabes : I think this means dizziness/vertigo (not listed in dictionaries)

The text continues…

• bo benanan chikitu a bira mas smal i e sanger ta pasa ku difikultat.

• anemia (“sanger abou”).

• bo nir no ta funshoná bon.

• e bena mayó di bo kurason (“aorta”) no ta funshoná manera mester ta.

Preshon di sanger altu ta okashoná ku bo

• benanan ta perde nan elastisidat i bira menos supel.

• kurason mester bati ku mas forsa.

• ta haña doló di kabes, biramentu di kabes.

• ta haña komplikashonnan na bo selebernan; sangramentu den seleber.

• nirnan no ta funshoná bon, nan no ta limpia bo sanger manera mester ta i bo ta haña “uremie”.

to be continued…