oxyntic

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Related to oxyntic glands: G cells, pyloric gland, Oxyntic cells, Interstitial cells of Cajal

oxyntic

 [ok-sin´tik]
secreting acid, as the parietal (oxyntic) cells.

ox·yn·tic

(ok-sin'tik),
Acid forming, for example, the parietal cells of the gastric glands.
[G. oxynō, to sharpen, make sour, acid]

oxyntic

/ox·yn·tic/ (ok-sint´ik) secreting acid, as the parietal (oxyntic) cells.

ox·yn·tic

(ok-sin'tik)
Acid-forming, e.g., the parietal cells of the gastric glands.
[G. oxynō, to sharpen, make sour, acid]

oxyntic

secreting acid, as the parietal (oxyntic) cells of the stomach.

oxyntic cells
gastric mucosal cells that secrete gastric acid.
oxyntic glands
glands in the gastric mucosa that contain oxyntic cells.