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 (găs′trō-pə-rē′sĭs, -păr′ĭ-sĭs)
n. pl. gas·tro·pa·re·ses (-sēz′)
A disorder characterized by delayed movement of food from the stomach into the small intestine because of impaired stomach motility, resulting in nausea, vomiting, and a feeling of fullness.

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Kassander, "Asymptomatic gastric retention in diabetics (gastroparesis diabeticorum)," Annals of Internal Medicine, vol.
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Abstract: Gastroparesis is a chronic disease of stomach mobility, defined as delay in the emptying of food from the stomach without mechanical obstruction.
She is known with brittle diabetes mellitus type 1, treated with continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion and there is a history of gastroparesis. A report, given by relatives, stated that she went to a party 36 h earlier and complained of abdominal pain and vomiting afterwards.
Postsurgical gastrointestinal dysfunction (PGD) or postsurgical gastroparesis syndrome (PGS) is a serious generally nonmechanical obstruction complication of abdomens postoperative and it is a functional disorder characteristic as delayed gastric emptying [1-17].
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