gastroparesis

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Related to gastroplegia: eukinesia, apyrogenic, transacylation, skelalgia

gas·tro·pa·re·sis

 (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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gastroparesis

n gastroparesia
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Radical resections for gastric cancer are usually performed for EGC, but it may result in some complications including gastroplegia, reflux gastritis, inflammation of gastric relict, malnutrition and anemia, affecting the life quality of patients adversely.