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[hahy-per-klawr-hahy-dree-uh, -klohr-] /ˌhaɪ pər klɔrˈhaɪ dri ə, -kloʊr-/

noun, Pathology.
excessive secretion of hydrochloric acid in the stomach.

hyperchlorhydria hy·per·chlor·hy·dri·a (hī’pər-klôr-hī’drē-ə)
The presence of an abnormal amount of hydrochloric acid in the stomach. Also called chlorhydria.


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