Definitions

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  • adj. of or pertaining to the duodenum- the first part of the small intestine.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the duodenum.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Connected with or relating to the duodenum: as, “duodenal dyspepsia,”
  • Pertaining to a duodene.
  • n. In musical theory, the symbol of the root of a duodene.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. in or relating to the duodenum

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Examples

  • Big Boy had what is known as the duodenal switch surgery.

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  • This is caused by the descending portion of the duodenum, and is known as the duodenal impression.

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  • The study, published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, followed 60 severely obese patients who were randomly assigned to either gastric bypass surgery or a more extensive procedure known as duodenal switch.

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  • The “double-bubble” in the baby’s stomach was a condition called duodenal atresia, where the tube leading from the stomach to the small intestine is not present or is blocked.

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  • In addition people who have any chronic conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract, such as duodenal ulcers, oesophageal reflux, spastic colitis, diverticulitis, or diverticulitis, should not take yellow dock.

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  • To diagnose gluten sensitivity, Dr. Fasano relies on a few tests to rule out other causes while confirming the reaction negative immune-allergy tests to wheat, negative celiac serology, negative duodenal histopathology, presence of biomarkers of gluten immune-reaction.

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  • I developed this bacteria and resulted in at least one duodenal ulcer.

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  • Pameijer CR, Hubbard AM, Coleman B, Flake AW: Combined pure esophageal atresia, duodenal atresia, biliary atresia, and pancreatic ductal atresia: prenatal diagnostic features and review of the literature.

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  • Malone FD, Crombleholme TM, Nores J, Athanassiou A, D'Alton ME: Pitfalls of the 'double bubble' sign: A case of congenital duodenal duplication.

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  • Adzick NS, Harrison MR, deLorimier AA: Tapering duodenoplasty for megaduodenum associated with duodenal atresia.

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