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gas·tro·in·tes·ti·nal

 (găs′trō-ĭn-tĕs′tə-nəl)
adj.
Of or relating to the stomach and intestines: the gastrointestinal tract.

gastrointestinal

(ˌɡæstrəʊɪnˈtɛstɪnəl)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the stomach and intestinal tract

gas•tro•in•tes•ti•nal

(ˌgæs troʊ ɪnˈtɛs tə nl)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or affecting the stomach and intestines.
[1825–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.gastrointestinal - of or relating to the stomach and intestines; "a gastrointestinal disorder"
Translations

gastrointestinal

[ˌgæstrəʊɪnˈtɛstɪnəl] adj [problems, system] → gastro-intestinal(e)

gas·tro·in·tes·ti·nal

a. gastrointestinal; rel. al estómago y el intestino;
___ barrierbarrera ___;
___ bleedingsangramiento___;
___ decompressiondescompresión ___;
___ tracttracto___.

gastrointestinal (GI)

adj gastrointestinal (GI)
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Past studies have shown that gastrointestinal symptoms are better indicators of acute exposure to copper than biochemical markers, such as blood copper, serum ceruloplasmin, and the activity of liver enzymes.
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We can't access the small intestine in the same way that we can look at the other parts of the gastrointestinal tract," says David L Carr-Locke, president of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and director of endoscopy at Brigham & Women's Hospital.
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