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Gastro System

abdominocentesis puncture of the abdomen
cirrhosis liver disease named for the change of color in the liver
gastromalacia softening of the stomach
hernia ruptured or protrusion of an organ through the wall that normally contains it
hepatosclerosis hardening of the liver
hypogastric lower center portion of the abdomen
laparotomy incision into the abdomen
pyloric stenosis narrowing of the sphincter at the base of the stomach
sigmoidoscopy procedure for looking at the sigmoid colon
stomatogastric pertaining to mouth and stomach
Created by: ccrislergilmore