Definition of pyloric in English:

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Pronunciation: /pʌɪˈlɒrɪk/


Anatomy & Medicine
Relating to or affecting the region where the stomach opens into the duodenum: pyloric stenosis
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  • Examples of multifactorial disorders include cleft lip and palate, neural tube defects and pyloric stenosis.
  • The resultant morphologie appearance was identical to that of epithelial cells of the gastric pyloric antrum.
  • Successful placement of a feeding tube was defined as placement past the pyloric sphincter and in the duodenum.
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