An obsolete term for:
(1) Treatment of pernicious (megaloblastic) anaemia with hog stomach extract;
(2) Any treatment of any gastric disease.
Food therapy, see there.
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gastrotherapy(găs″trō-thĕr′ă-pē) [″ + therapeia, treatment]
The treatment of gastric diseases.
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