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pyloroduodenitis py·lo·ro·du·o·de·ni·tis (pī-lôr’ō-dōō’ō-də-nī’tĭs, -dyōō’-, -dōō-ŏd’n-ī’-, -dyōō-)
Inflammation of the duodenum and the pyloric orifice.


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