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Definition of Hyperacid
Medical Definition of Hyperacid
1. Having an excessive concentration of acid. (05 Mar 2000)
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Literary usage of Hyperacid
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1. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1908)
"... contents having a normal acidity; with hyperacid values of 0-7 per cent, to 0-8 per cent, there resulted prolonged spasm of the pyloric sphincter. ..."
2. Progressive Medicine by Hobart Amory Hare (1905)
"Cases of hyperacid dyspepsia are almost always badly nourished. The malnutrition may have preceded the appearance of gastric symptoms, ..."
3. Medical Record by George Frederick Shrady, Thomas Lathrop Stedman, Joseph Meredith Toner Collection (Library of Congress) (1902)
"Upon comparing the hyperacid cases without atony with the similar group of ... Only three of the ten hyperacid group complained of intestinal symptoms of ..."
4. A Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences by Henry Watts (1869)
"The teira- tellurite or hyperacid salt, ... in other respects it resembles the hyperacid potassium-salt. (Berzelius.) Tellurite of Strontium (neutral) is ..."
5. Collected Papers by the Staff of Saint Mary's Hospital, Mayo Clinic by Saint Marys Hospital (Rochester, Minn.) (1922)
"In 5.05 per cent of the pyloric lesions the values were hyperacid. In the cardiac portion, which is supposed to possess some of the acid-forming cells, ..."