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gastrointestinal

 [gas″tro-in-tes´tĭ-nal]
pertaining to the stomach and intestine.
gastrointestinal protein loss test administration of a radioisotope-labeled protein intravenously to determine the loss of plasma proteins in the gastrointestinal tract.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

GI

Abbreviation for gastrointestinal; Gingival Index.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

GI

abbr.
1. galvanized iron
2. gastrointestinal
3. general issue
4. Government Issue
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GI

adjective Gastrointestinal
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

GI

Abbreviation for gastrointestinal;
Gingival Index.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

GI

abbrev.
  1. GLYCAEMIC INDEX.
  2. ‘GeneInfo Identifier’ (in BIOINFORMATICS) a number assigned to a NUCLEOTIDE sequence or PROTEIN translation in order to identify that sequence.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

GI

Abbreviation for gastrointestinal; Gingival Index.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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