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Definition of the noun achylia

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noun - plural: -

  1. absence of gastric juices (partial or complete)
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • synonym of achylia: achylia gastrica
    • more generic words: disorder / upset = a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning

Alternative definition of the noun achylia

noun

  1. [pathology] The lack or reduced production of gastric juices in any part of the digestive tract.

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Google previewInternational Record of Medicine and General Practice Clinics (1918)

by Frank Pierce Foster

Because diffuse infiltration of the gastric wall is probably the most usual lesion, achylia is the most common finding, but hyperacidity has been shown to occur in many cases, especially in pyloric stenosis due to infiltration or gumma localized at ...

Google previewKentucky Medical Journal (1930)

Achylia is a pathological condition both as regards the stomach and also as a functional and organic condition of the body. No case should be so -analyzed until fractional test meals have been carried to at least the two hour period and some ...

Google previewNew York Medical Journal (1918)

Because diffuse infiltration of the gastric wall is probably the most usual lesion, achylia is the most common finding, but hyperacidity has been shown to occur in many cases, especially in pyloric stenosis due to infiltration or gumma localized at ...

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

& ST-3Taufat, Erra-3TauraT; 'TH- 3raufat Achylia.

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary (1995)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc, Roger W. Pease, Jr.

a-'ki-le-a\ n : ACHYLIA GAS. TRICA — adiykws \d»-'ki-l3s\ adj achylia uas-trl-ca ...

Google previewBantam Medical Dictionary, Fifth Edition (2009)

by Laurence Urdang

achylia poor *visual acuity: it is usually determined by hereditary factors. See also monochromat. achylia n. absence of secretion. The term is usually applied to a nonsecreting stomach (ac/iyliu gastrica) whose lining (imicosa) is atrophied (see ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

achylia /ƗkƯމlƝāۑ/ [Gk, a, chylos, not juice], an absence or severe deficiency of hydrochloric acid and pepsinogen (pepsin) in the stomach. This condition may also occur in the pancreas when the exocrine portion ...

Google previewAustralian Nurses' Dictionary (2016)

by Jennie King, Rhonda Hawley

achylia (ay kieli⋅ə) an absence of hydrochloric acid and enzymes in the gastric secretions. A. gastrica a condition in which gastric secretion is reduced or absent. acid ( asəd) 1. sour or sharp in taste. 2. a substance ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - E-Book (2013)

by Mosby

achylia /aki'lé-o/ [Gk, a, chylos, not juice], an absence or severe deficiency of hydrochloric acid and pepsinogen (pepsin) in the stomach. This condition may also occur in the pancreas when the exocrine part of that gland fails to produce ...

Google previewWord Parts Dictionary (2000)

Standard and Reverse Listings of Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots and Combining Forms, 2d ed. by Michael J. Sheehan

comb connected with chyle; digestive fluid; gastric juice (chylaqueous, chyliferous, chylocyst, achylia) chthono - [Gr. khthonos, earth] comb earth (chthonic, chthonography) chymo- [Gr. khymos, ...

Google previewThe Nutrition and Health Dictionary (1995)

by Percy Russell, Anita Williams

achylia gastrica. A condition in which the secretion of gastric juice is diminished or absent. acid. A compound that has hydrogen ions ...

Google previewInverted Medical Dictionary, Second Edition (1991)

by Bruce C. Carlstedt, Mary J. Stanaszek, Walter F. Stanaszek

gauge eudiometer instrument to measure volume gastric juice hormone gastrin gastric secretion lacking achylia genetic engineering biotechnology recombinant DNA genital plastic operation gynoplastics reconstructive surgery of the female ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences (1899)

Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... and the Various Sciences Closely Related to Medicine ... by George Milbry Gould

Achylia (ah-ki/-/*-ah) [a priv.; avoc, juice]. Absence or deficiency of juice, or of chyle. Achylosis (ah-ki-lo'-sis) [a priv.; avoc, juice]. Deficient chylification. Achylous (ah-ki/-/u.) [a priv.; a v7.0%, juice]. Without chyle; deficient in chyle or juice.

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Achylia Meaning

Video shows what achylia means. The lack or reduced production of gastric juices in any part of the digestive tract.. achylia synonyms: achylia gastrica. Achylia ...

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