gastrointestinal tract

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gastrointestinal tract

[¦ga·strō‚in′tes·tən·əl ′trakt]
(anatomy)
The stomach and intestine.
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Studies have shown that intake of honey significantly reduces the infections, ulcers or inflammation of the gastric system.
Those which both restrict food intake and alter its processing within the gastric system.
Biomedical researchers from Australia, the US, Europe, and Japan review the current status of knowledge about the spiral bacteria, its infection of the human gastric system, and the disease it causes there.