Medical Definition of Intestinal metaplasia

1. The transformation of mucosa, particularly in the stomach, into glandular mucosa resembling that of the intestines, although usually lacking villi. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Intestinal Metaplasia

intestinal emphysema
intestinal epithelium
intestinal fistula
intestinal flora
intestinal flu
intestinal follicles
intestinal fortitude
intestinal gas
intestinal glands
intestinal intoxication
intestinal juice
intestinal lipodystrophy
intestinal lymphangiectasia
intestinal lymphangiectasis
intestinal malabsorption
intestinal metaplasia (current term)
intestinal mucosa
intestinal myiasis
intestinal obstruction
intestinal perforation
intestinal polyps
intestinal pseudo-obstruction
intestinal rotation
intestinal sand
intestinal schistosomiasis
intestinal stasis
intestinal steatorrhoea
intestinal surface of uterus
intestinal tract
intestinal trunks

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