chlorhydria


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hyperchlorhydria

 [hi″per-klor-hi´dre-ah]
excess of hydrochloric acid in the gastric juice.
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hy·per·chlor·hy·dri·a

(hī'pĕr-klōr-hī'drē-ă),
Presence of an excessive amount of hydrochloric acid in the stomach.
[hyper- + chlorhydric (acid)]
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chlorhydria

(1) The presence of gastric acid secretion (a normal state).
(2) Hyperchlorhydria—an excess of gastric acid secretion.
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hy·per·chlor·hy·dri·a

(hī'pĕr-klōr-hī'drē-ă)
Presence of an excessive amount of hydrochloric acid in the stomach.
Synonym(s): chlorhydria.
[hyper- + chlorhydric (acid)]
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chlorhydria

Having acid, or an unusually large quantity of acid, in the stomach.
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