duodenogastric reflux


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duodenogastric reflux

[do̅o̅′ədē′nōgas′trik]
Etymology: L, duodeni, 12 fingers + Gk, gaster, stomach; L, refluere, to flow back
reflux of the contents of the duodenum into the stomach, which may occur normally, especially during fasting.