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Gastroduodenal artery

gastroduodenal artery n.
An artery with origin in the hepatic artery and branches to the right gastroepiploic and superior pancreaticoduodenal arteries.


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    gastroduodenitis gas·tro·du·o·de·ni·tis (gās’trō-dōō’ō-də-nī’tĭs, -dyōō’-, -dōō-ŏd’n-ī’-, -dyōō-) n. Inflammation of the stomach and the duodenum.

  • Gastroduodenoscopy

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  • Gastroduodenostomy

    [gas-troh-doo-uh-dn-os-tuh-mee, -dyoo-] /ˌgæs troʊˌdu ə dnˈɒs tə mi, -ˌdyu-/ noun, plural gastroduodenostomies. Surgery. 1. See under . [gas-troh-en-tuh-ros-tuh-mee] /ˌgæs troʊˌɛn təˈrɒs tə mi/ noun, plural gastroenterostomies. Surgery. 1. the making of a new passage between the stomach and the duodenum (gastroduodenostomy) or, especially, the jejunum (gastrojejunostomy) /ˌɡæstrəʊˌdjuːəʊdiːˈnɒstəmɪ/ noun 1. a surgical operation in which the […]

  • Gastrodynia

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