gastrointestinal tract

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gastrointestinal tract

[¦ga·strō‚in′tes·tən·əl ′trakt]
(anatomy)
The stomach and intestine.
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Mahour, "Duplications of the alimentary tract in infants and children," Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol.
Kiesewetter, "Alimentary tract duplications in children," Annals of Surgery, vol.
(ii) In terms of pharmacological profile, the most four dominant ones are the drugs acting on the alimentary tract and metabolism, on cardiovascular system, for systemic anti-infectives, and on nervous system.
The distribution and function of mucous cells and their secretions in the alimentary tract of Arrhamphus sclerolepis krefftii.
Mogilner, "A rare case of completely isolated duplication cyst of the alimentary tract," Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol.
The supposed origin of alimentary tract duplication may be from the foregut, the midgut or the hindgut.
As the period of starvation got prolonged the succeeding portions of the alimentary tract were found empty.
Alimentary tract duplication cysts are rare, but should always be considered in the differential diagnosis of an acute abdomen in the paediatric population.
Histological specifications of IMT's are chronic inflammatory cell infiltration and spindle cell proliferation.2,3 Its pathogenesis is unknown, although various allergic, immunological, and infectious mechanisms have been suggested in the etiology.4 Non-mesenteric alimentary tract IMT's are quite rare.
When we went into the upper alimentary tract, it was very clear that they were utterly fascinated by its beauty" Fertility expert Lord (Robert) Winston "I'm confident I've got the right strategy, the right plans, the right team to deliver it, I've just got to get on with it ...
He is an active member of following medical societies: Society of Surgical Oncology, Society of University Surgeons, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Association for Academic Surgeons, Western Surgical Association, American College of Surgeons - Fellow, American Pancreatic Association, The Society for Surgery of The Alimentary Tract and The Surgical Outcomes Club.
Revenue from sales of oncology, alimentary tract and metabolism, cardiovascular system products increased by 32.8%, 21% and 15% respectively.

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