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fun·dus

 (fŭn′dəs)
n. pl. fun·di (-dī′) Anatomy
The portion of a hollow organ opposite or farthest from its opening.

[Latin, bottom.]

fun′dic adj.
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fundus

(ˈfʌndəs)
n, pl -di (-daɪ)
(Anatomy) anatomy the base of an organ or the part farthest away from its opening
[C18: from Latin, literally: the bottom, a farm, estate]
ˈfundic adj
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fun•dus

(ˈfʌn dəs)

n., pl. -di (-dī). Anat.
the base of a hollow organ, or the part furthest from the aperture.
[< Latin]
fun′dic, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fundus - (anatomy) the base of a hollow organ or that part of the organ farthest from its openingfundus - (anatomy) the base of a hollow organ or that part of the organ farthest from its opening; "the uterine fundus"; "the fundus of the stomach"
anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure - a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing; "he has good bone structure"
anatomy, general anatomy - the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
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Translations

fun·dus

n. fondo, la parte más distante al orificio de entrada de un órgano;
___ of stomach___ del estómago;
___ uteri___ del útero.
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fundus

n (gyn, ophth, etc.) fondo
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Bilateral fundic examination revealed healed chorioretinal scars with hypo- and hyperpigmented areas diffusely around the pecten.
The first group is epithelial polyps, such as fundic gland polyps (FGP), hyperplastic polyps (HP), adenomatous polyps (AP), hamartomatous polyps and non-hamartomatous-polyposis syndromes.
It is described by fundic gland polyposis with focal dysplasia and intestinal or mixed-type adenocarcinoma.
In biopsies that contained oxyntic gastric mucosa, changes suggestive of PPI use, such as parietal cell hyperplasia and dilated fundic glands, were seen on microscopic examination.
As an inactive precursor of pepsin, PG has two isoforms including PG I and PG II.[35] Both PG I and PG II are produced by the principal cells and mucous neck cells located at fundic glands, while PG II can be secreted by pyloric glands and Brunner's glands.[36],[37] Approximately 99% PG secretes into the gastric cavity, only 1% enters into the bloodstream.[38],[39] According to this concept, many previous studies advocated that the serum PG levels can represent the morphologic and functional status of gastric mucosa.[40],[41] For example, in H.
[5,6] The underlying mechanisms of why there are meal-related symptoms may include the pathophysiology of fundic disaccommodation and visceral hypersensitivity, but whether these abnormalities are centrally mediated is uncertain.
patients undergoing LSG for obesity by Clapp [19] found that 49.7% of the resected specimens had histopathological findings, including acute (n = 4) and chronic (n = 61) gastritis, follicular lymphoid hyperplasia (n = 11), leiomyoma (n = 1), and fundic polyps (n = 2).
Gupta, "A randomized controlled trial of cyanoacrylate versus alcohol injection in patients with isolated fundic varices," American Journal of Gastroenterology, vol.
There are no reports to suggest that this model could be used to induce other pathological features of FD, such as impaired fundic accommodation or visceral hypersensitivity.
Parietal cells: In fact, the cells of the fundic glands with high succinic dehydrogenase activity are parietal cells at the 8th week of development (37).
The present study of normal fundic images in goats facilitates the clinician to instantaneously distinguish between normal variations and signs of pathology.