body of stomach


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bod·y of stom·ach

[TA]
the part of the stomach that lies between the fundus above and the pyloric antrum below; its boundaries are poorly defined.
Synonym(s): corpus gastricum [TA]

bod·y of stom·ach

(bod'ē stŏm'ăk)
The part of the stomach that lies between the fundus above and the pyloric antrum below; its boundaries are poorly defined.

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Q. MY friends body is leaking and he smells awful. He also has a skin rash. He stinks.Can I help him.He is big. smokes too much,and does shower but he still smells. I need to get him in a chairty hospital. If ignored what will happened. Thank You Bettye

A. HI betty,thank god he has a friend like you--I dont like saying this but,your friend is killing himself,and the sooner you try to get him into a hospital the better--it not going to be easy-but you can only try.At this point he is at risk of LUNG CANCER--A VERY BAD INFECTION--AND CARDIAC ARREST,because of his weight,eating is an addiction,and people die from it,also people die from respiratory arrest because of his weight--stay strong--mrfoot56

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