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gastrointestinal tract

[¦ga·strō‚in′tes·tən·əl ′trakt]
(anatomy)
The stomach and intestine.
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As shown in Table 3, formic acid application during the pre-slaughter fasting period did not reduce carcass contamination, which might be the result of a more hygienic evisceration process and/or lower microbial load in the gastro-intestinal tract.
MAC can affect any part of the gastro-intestinal tract, with the duodenum being the most common site.
3) Radiography, upper gastro-intestinal tract contrast studies and CT are the imaging modalities most often used to make the diagnosis of volvulus.
Feraccru dissociates on uptake from the gastro-intestinal tract and ferric maltol itself does not appear to enter the systemic circulation.
Probisis BS can also withstand passing through the gastro-intestinal tract thereby making it more effective in the intestines.
Dubai: Diseases of the gastro-intestinal tract (GI) are as common as heart disease and affects every two out of 10 people in the UAE, doctors have said.
Medical teams were not only stationed at civil hospitals in Mithi and Diplo but had reached far flung areas of Tharparker and the people there were being provided with medical assistance, covered under recently launched vaccine programmes for the prevention of gastro-intestinal tract upset, malnutrition and Polio, Hepatitis B and C.
Many small objects passed uneventfully through the gastro-intestinal tract but
Gastroscopy is a visual examination of the upper part of the gastro-intestinal tract, including the oesophagus, stomach and duodenum.
RESULTS: CMA is an immunologically mediated reaction to cow's milk proteins that may involve the gastro-intestinal tract, skin, respiratory tract, or multiple systems, ie, systemic anaphylaxis.
The somatostatin receptor scintigraphy (SRS) to search for a primary in the gastro-intestinal tract was negative.