TITLE

polygastria

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1725
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "polygastria" is presented. Polygastria is a condition of excessive secretion or flow of gastric juice.
ACCESSION #
21241521

 

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