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gastrointestinal

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to the stomach and intestines: the gastrointestinal tract.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the stomach and intestines.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the stomach and intestines; gastroenteric.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to the stomach and intestines; gastro-enteric.

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

  • adj. of or relating to the stomach and intestines

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Yogurt with active cultures may help certain gastrointestinal conditions, including:

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  • I've been stricken with some kind of long-term gastrointestinal malady, which I know is not giardia, because the giardia medicine didn't work.

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  • REICHMAN: Especially if you've had long-term gastrointestinal problems, you should be seeing a gastroenterologist.

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  • ScienceDaily (Oct. 30, 2009) - In two new studies, presented at the American College of Gastroenterology's (ACG) 74th Annual Scientific meeting in San Diego, researchers explored the connection between high stress, high exposure occupations and long-term gastrointestinal disorders.

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  • He highlights the drug Imatinib, marketed by Novartis as Gleevec in the United States, which is approved to treat a certain type of chronic myeloid leukemia and another type of cancer called gastrointestinal stromal tumor.

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  • The tumor, which had invaded blood vessels and bucked the normal planes of tissue, was a rare kind of cancer called a gastrointestinal stromal tumor, or simply, a GIST.

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  • Lactose intolerance can be defined as a gastrointestinal disturbance, but the two terms are not synonyms.

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  • There is also a third form known of infection know as gastrointestinal anthrax.

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  • Novo's approach uses a patented drug delivery system called gastrointestinal permeation enhancement technology (GIPET), which helps the gut absorb insulin.

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  • Saturday afternoon, Margie and Gillam were supposed to go over to visit Carly and Truitt, but Carly had some kind of gastrointestinal bug and Patty warned them off.

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