- of, relating to, or affecting the stomach and intestines.
Origin of gastrointestinal
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Examination on autopsy revealed inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract.The Toxicity of Caffein
Larger amounts are not uncommon in fevers, gastrointestinal disturbances, and certain nervous disorders.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis
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If death is not caused soon, the irritation of the gastrointestinal tract and malnutrition will last for a long time.
Acetic acid is irritant to the gastrointestinal tract, and may cause sudden paralysis of the heart.
If gastrointestinal symptoms predominate, acute gastric catarrh or inflammation of the intestines might be thought of.
- of or relating to the stomach and intestinal tract
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Word Origin and History for gastrointestinal
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- Relating to the stomach and the intestines.
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