cardiodiosis

cardiodiosis

 [kahr″de-o-di-o´sis]
dilatation of the cardiac opening of the stomach.

car·di·o·di·o·sis

(kar'dē-ō-dē-ō'sis),
Rarely used term for maneuver to dilate the gastric cardia.
[cardio- (2) + G. diōsis, a spreading open]

cardiodiosis

An obsolete term for any manoeuvre used to dilate the cardiac part of the stomach.