gastromegaly


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gastromegaly

 [gas″tro-meg´ah-le]
enlargement of the stomach.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

gas·tro·meg·a·ly

(gas'trō-meg'ă-lē),
1. Enlargement of the stomach.
2. Enlargement of the abdomen.
[gastro- + G. megas (megal-), large]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

gastromegaly

(1) A popular term for any enlargement of the abdomen. 
(2) Increased size of the stomach, corresponding to:
• Gastric dilatation; or
• Glandular or muscular hyperplasia.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

gas·tro·meg·a·ly

(gas'trō-meg'ă-lē)
1. Enlargement of the stomach.
2. Enlargement of the abdomen.
[gastro- + G. megas (megal-), large]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

gas·tro·meg·a·ly

(gas'trō-meg'ă-lē)
1. Enlargement of stomach.
2. Enlargement of abdomen.
[gastro- + G. megas (megal-), large]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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