Definition of gastrocolic in English:

gastrocolic

Line breaks: gastro|colic
Pronunciation: /ˌgastrə(ʊ)ˈkɒlɪk
 
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adjective

  • Relating to the stomach and the colon.
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    • The gastrocolic and hepatogastric ligaments are seen in this section.
    • This fusion effectively creates the gastrocolic ligament by connecting the stomach to the transverse colon.
    • On the assumption that an exaggerated gastrocolic reflex is indeed the problem, you can address it in two ways.

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