gastroptosis

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gastroptosis

 [gas″trop-to´sis]
downward displacement 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·trop·to·sis

, gastroptosia (gas'trōp-tō'sis, -tō'sē-ă), In the diphthong pt, the p is silent only at the beginning of a word.
Downward displacement of the stomach.
[gastro- + G. ptosis, a falling]
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gastroptosis

The downward displacement of the stomach.
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gas·trop·to·sis

, gastroptosia (gas'trop-tō'sis, -tō'zē-ă)
Downward displacement of the stomach.
[gastro- + G. ptosis, a falling]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

gastroptosis

A sagging or downward displacement of the stomach.
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