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Medical How does someone say this word?

  1. Sep 25, 2005 #1
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  5. Sep 25, 2005 #4
    pag as in pagan? or pag like bag?
  6. Sep 25, 2005 #5


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    I'm not familiar with the word, but I usually fall back on my Latin lessons to pronounce unfamiliar scientific/medical terms, in which case it's likely the a in -pag- is pronounced as a short "ah" sound, as in "father.'
  7. Sep 25, 2005 #6


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    No need to be ambiguous when demonstrating pronunciation.

    proe-sow pahg-nohs-eeya

  8. Sep 25, 2005 #7
    pro so peg no sia. I'm thinking it also depends on what country your from.
  9. Sep 25, 2005 #8
    Alright, good enough. Thank you all.
  10. Sep 26, 2005 #9
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