Mallory, George Kenneth

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George Kenneth, U.S. pathologist, 1900–.
Mallory syndrome - gastroesophageal junction mucosal laceration.
Mallory-Weiss lesion - laceration of the gastric cardia, as seen in the Mallory-Weiss syndrome. Synonym(s): Mallory-Weiss tear
Mallory-Weiss syndrome - laceration of the lower end of the esophagus, associated with bleeding, caused usually by severe retching and vomiting.
Mallory-Weiss tear - Synonym(s): Mallory-Weiss lesion
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