gastric indigestion


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to gastric indigestion: upset stomach, Functional dyspepsia

dys·pep·si·a

(dis-pep'sē-ă),
Impaired gastric function or "upset stomach" due to some disorder of the stomach; characterized by epigastric pain, sometimes burning, nausea, and gaseous eructation.
Synonym(s): gastric indigestion
[dys- + G. pepsis, digestion]

gastric indigestion

A nonspecific term for either:
(1) Dyspepsia, heartburn; or 
(2) Maldigestion.

dys·pep·si·a

(dis-pep'sē-ă)
Impaired gastric function or "upset stomach" due to some stomach disorder; characterized by epigastric pain, burning, nausea, and gaseous eructation.
Synonym(s): gastric indigestion.
[dys- + G. pepsis, digestion]
Mentioned in ?