Diminution in size of the cavity of the stomach. [gastro- + G. stenosis, narrowing]

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gas·tro·ste·no·sis (gas″tro-stə-noґsis) [gastro- + stenosis] contraction or shrinkage of the stomach.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Gastrostenōsis — (gr.), Magenverengerung …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • gastrostenosis — estrechamiento de una parte del estómago Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

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