gastrology

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gas·trol·o·gy

 (gă-strŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The medical study of the stomach and its diseases.

gas′tro·log′i·cal, gas′tro·log′ic adj.
gas′tro·log′i·cal·ly adv.
gas·trol′o·gist n.

gastrology

(ɡæsˈtrɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Medicine) a former name for gastroenterology
gastrological adj
gasˈtrologist, gasˈtrologer n

gastrology

the study of stomach functions and disorders. — gastrologist, gastrologer, n. — gastrological, adj.
See also: Medical Specialties
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So I got in to see a gastrologist very quickly and given some very strong medication.
Always use fresh and healthy meat to stay away from the GI diseases because such complications even may lead to malfunctioning of liver, kidneys and brain, Gastrologist at Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences Dr.
Dr George Sobala, consultant gastrologist, told coroner Roger Whittaker that Mr Broadbent's preexisting illnesses and leukhaemia treatment would have led to him being less able to heal and more susceptible to infection and complications after surgery.