hypoacidity


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hy·po·a·cid·i·ty

 (hī′pō-ə-sĭd′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. hy·po·a·cid·i·ties
1. Chemistry Slight acidity.
2. Medicine A condition of less than normal acidity, especially in the stomach.
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hypoacidity

(ˌhaɪpəʊəˈsɪdɪtɪ)
n
(Pathology) med abnormally low acidity, as of the contents of the stomach
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Previous gastric surgery, vagotomy-induced hypoacidity, and delay in gastric emptying are believed to be the most important factors facilitating bezoar development; there is a 5% to 12% change in the incidence of bezoar after gastrectomy (5-7).
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