Translation of intensive care in Spanish:

intensive care


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  • cuidados (mpl) intensivos, terapia (f) intensiva (Mexico, River Plate area/México, Río de la Plata) he was in intensive care for a week estuvo en cuidados intensivos or (Mexico, River Plate area/México, Río de la Plata) en terapia intensiva una semana (before noun/delante del nombre) intensive care unit unidad (feminine) de cuidados intensivos or (in Spain also/en España también) de vigilancia intensiva or (Arg, Méx) de terapia intensiva or (Chile) de tratamiento intensivo, centro (masculine) de tratamiento intensivo (Uruguay)

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