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gastroduodenoscopy gas·tro·du·o·de·nos·co·py (gās’trō-dōō’ə-də-nŏs’kə-pē, -dyōō’-, -dōō-ŏd’n-ŏs’-, -dyōō-)
Visualization of the interior of the stomach and the duodenum by a gastroscope.


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  • Gastroenteric

    /ˌɡæstrəʊɛnˈtɛrɪk/ adjective 1. another word for gastrointestinal gastroenteric gas·tro·en·ter·ic (gās’trō-ěn-těr’ĭk) adj. Relating to the gastrointestinal tract.

  • Gastroenteritis

    [gas-troh-en-tuh-rahy-tis] /ˌgæs troʊˌɛn təˈraɪ tɪs/ noun, Pathology. 1. inflammation of the stomach and intestines. /ˌɡæstrəʊˌɛntəˈraɪtɪs/ noun 1. inflammation of the stomach and intestines n. 1820s, from gastro- + enteritis. gastroenteritis gas·tro·en·ter·i·tis (gās’trō-ěn’tə-rī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the stomach and intestines. Also called enterogastritis.

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