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  • n. An examination of esophagus, stomach and duodenum using endoscope.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Examination of the abdomen or stomach, as with the gastroscope.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In medicine, an examination of the abdomen in order to detect disease.
  • n. Inspection of the mucous membrane of the stomach by means of a gastroscope.

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

  • n. visual examination of the stomach by means of a gastroscope inserted through the esophagus

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