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gastrointestinal tract

[¦ga·strō‚in′tes·tən·əl ′trakt]
(anatomy)
The stomach and intestine.
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To determine the aetiopathological pattern of chemical injuries of the upper gastrointestinal tract.
Evidence-based recommendations on upper gastrointestinal tract stenting: a report from the stent study group of the korean society of gastrointestinal endoscopy.
This study showed that non-specific upper gastrointestinal tract (GIT ) symptoms like nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite are very frequent in patients with post-operative pericardial effusion.
(2015) Risk factors for dieulafoy lesions in the upper gastrointestinal tract. Clin Endosc 48: 228-233.
Esophageal xanthomas, like all upper gastrointestinal tract xanthomas, are asymptomatic, the patients being usually investigated for other conditions.
Di Gregorio et al., "Cytomegalovirus infection of the upper gastrointestinal tract: a clinical and pathological study of 30 cases," Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology, vol.
Endoscopic management of foreign bodies in the upper gastrointestinal tract: a review.
Regarding upper gastrointestinal tract (GIT) endoscopy in children
A foreign body can be defined as the presence of any object, food, or material in the upper gastrointestinal tract, swallowed by accident or intentionally [1].
Such tumors appear to be rare, at least in the upper gastrointestinal tract [4, 17].
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