reticulo-omasal orifice

(redirected from reticulo-omasal orifice-o. sphincter achalasia)

reticulo-omasal orifice

aperture in the gastric groove as it passes from the reticulum into the omasum. Obstruction by a foreign body causes ruminal distention and hypermotility and the passage of small amounts of feces. See also vagus indigestion.

reticulo-omasal orifice-o. sphincter achalasia
part of the vagus indigestion pathogenesis; causes accumulation of ingesta in the reticulorumen. Called also anterior functional stenosis.