intestinal dyspepsia


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intestinal dyspepsia

[in′tes·tən·əl dis′pep·sē·ə]
(medicine)
Disturbed digestion due to diminished secretion of intestinal juices or lack of tonus in the wall of the intestine.
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Penthorum, a perennial herb believed to reduce acute inflammation of mucous membranes and used for the treatment of intestinal dyspepsia and other forms of atonic indigestion;