dumping syndrome

[ dŭmpĭng ]

n.

A condition occurring after eating in patients with shunts of the upper alimentary canal and including flushing, sweating, dizziness, weakness, and vasomotor collapse.postgastrectomy syndrome

Nearby words

  1. dump scow,
  2. dump truck,
  3. dumpcart,
  4. dumping,
  5. dumping ground,
  6. dumping-ground,
  7. dumpish,
  8. dumpling,
  9. dumps,
  10. dumpsite


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