gastroenterology

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From. From Ancient Greek γαστήρ ‎(gastḗr, belly) + Ancient Greek ἔντερον ‎(énteron, intestine) + Ancient Greek -λογία ‎(-logía); synchronically, gastro- +‎ entero- +‎ -logy.

Noun[edit]

gastroenterology ‎(uncountable)

  1. The study of the digestive system, from mouth to anus. May also include the study of accessory organs: pancreas, liver, gallbladder and bile ducts.

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