Definition of Duodenal

1. Adjective. In or relating to the duodenum. "Duodenal ulcer"

Partainyms: Duodenum
Derivative terms: Duodenum



Definition of Duodenal

1. a. Of or pertaining to the duodenum; as, duodenal digestion.

Definition of Duodenal

1. Adjective. of or pertaining to the duodenum- the first part of the small intestine. ¹

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Definition of Duodenal

1. duodenum [adj] - See also: duodenum

Medical Definition of Duodenal

1. Relating to the duodenum. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Duodenal

duodecagons
duodecennial
duodecillion
duodecillions
duodecillionth
duodecimal
duodecimals
duodecimate
duodecimated
duodecimfid
duodecimo
duodecimos
duodecimvirate
duodecuple
duodena
duodenal (current term)
duodenal ampulla
duodenal atresia
duodenal bulb
duodenal cap
duodenal digestion
duodenal diverticulum
duodenal fistula
duodenal fossae
duodenal glands
duodenal impression
duodenal polyp
duodenal smear
duodenal sphincter

Literary usage of Duodenal

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1911)
"As Mayo says, we are not to assume from all this that duodenal ulcers are more ... Recognition of duodenal ulcer depends largely on the clinical history; ..."

2. Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics by American College of Surgeons, Franklin H. Martin Memorial Foundation (1914)
"Normally, a small portion of bismuth persists in the first portion of the duodenum, the duodenal bulb, for some time after the stomach is completely emptied ..."

3. The Surgical Clinics of North America by Robert E. Hermann, Avram M. Cooperman (1921)
"duodenal ULCER THIS case is one of suspected duodenal uker. ... There is no vomiting, except by induction, all of which is characteristic of duodenal ulcer. ..."

4. Practical Bacteriology, Blood Work and Animal Parasitology: Including by Edward Rhodes Stitt (1916)
"The duodenal Fluid.—This is best obtained with the Jutte modification of the ... Of the greatest importance is the chemical examination of duodenal fluid ..."

5. Practical Bacteriology, Blood Work and Animal Parasitology: Including by Edward Rhodes Stitt (1918)
"The duodenal Fluid.-—This is best obtained with the Jutte modification of ... Of the greatest importance is the chemical examination of duodenal fluid for ..."

6. Physiological chemistry: A Text-book and Manual for Students by Albert Prescott Mathews (1916)
"duodenal secretion.—The discharge of acid chyme into the intestine causes the ... The quantity of duodenal juice secreted normally in man cannot be stated, ..."

7. Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical by Henry Gray (1870)
"The arteries supplying the duodenum are the pyloric and pancreatico-duodenal branches of the hepatic, ... I duodenal glands. ..."

8. Diseases of the stomach, intestines, and pancreas by Robert Coleman Kemp (1912)
"ULCERS OF THE INTESTINES duodenal ULCERS In considering the subject of duodenal ulcers, ... Simple duodenal ulcer, or peptic ulcer of the duodenum, ..."

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