from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of or relating to the stomach and intestines: the gastrointestinal tract.
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- 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
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Yogurt with active cultures may help certain gastrointestinal conditions, including:
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.
REICHMAN: Especially if you've had long-term gastrointestinal problems, you should be seeing a gastroenterologist.
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.
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.
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.
Lactose intolerance can be defined as a gastrointestinal disturbance, but the two terms are not synonyms.
There is also a third form known of infection know as gastrointestinal anthrax.
Novo's approach uses a patented drug delivery system called gastrointestinal permeation enhancement technology (GIPET), which helps the gut absorb insulin.
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.