achylia pancreatica


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Related to achylia pancreatica: achlorhydria, biliary cirrhosis, cor pulmonale, portal hypertension

a·chy·li·a pan·cre·a·t'i·ca

deficiency or absence of pancreatic secretion, usually resulting in fatty stools, emaciation, and impaired nutrition.

achylia pancreatica

Absence or deficiency of pancreatic secretion; usually a sign of chronic pancreatitis.
See also: achylia