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cardiac antrum

a dilation that occasionally occurs in the abdominal part of esophagus.
See also: abdominal part of esophagus.
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A functional extracellular matrix biomaterial derived from ovine forestomach. Biomaterials, 31: 4517-29.
[84] Curcumin has been shown to inhibit 7,12-dimethylbenz[[alpha]] anthracene-induced and tetradecanoylphorbol-13-acetate-promoted skin tumors, benzo-(a) pyreneinduced forestomach tumors, and azoxymethane-induced intestinal tumors in mice.
Investigations of the genotoxicity and cell proliferative activity of dichlorvos in mouse forestomach. Toxicol 92: 203-215.
Dietary chlorophyllin abrogates TGFbeta signaling to modulate the hallmark capabilities of cancer in an animal model of forestomach carcinogenesis.
It was shown that Keapl transgenic mouse knockout mutants developed hyperkeratosis in the esophagus and forestomach during gestation, which led to death from malnutrition after birth.
The yak stomach consists of four parts, each with its own morphological particularities, including rumen, reticulum and omasum, known as forestomach (Hofmann, 1973).
Tannic acid has been reported to harbour inhibitory action against skin, lung, and forestomach tumors caused by polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon carcinogens and N-methyl-N-nitrosourea in mice [18, 20, 21].
Tannins extracted from botanical origin reduced the size and incidence of skin tumor [18, 19], lung tumors [20], duodenal tumor [21], colonic tumor [22], and forestomach and pulmonary tumors [23] in mice.
Inhibition of benzo (a) pyrene-induced forestomach carcino-genesis in mice by thymoquinone.
The stomach and duodenum were exteriorized, and the boundary between the forestomach and the glandular stomach was sutured with 10 silk thread (Natsume Seisakusho, Tokyo, Japan).
Inhibition of benzo(a)pyrene-induced mouse forestomach neoplasia by conjugated dienoic derivates of linoleic acid.