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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 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 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 previewInternational Record of Medicine and General Practice Clinics (1918)

by Edward Swift Dunster, James Bradbridge Hunter, Charles Euchariste de Medicis Sajous, Frank Pierce Foster, Gregory Stragnell, Henry J. Klaunberg, Félix Martí-Ibáñez

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 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 previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

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

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 previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1915)

achylia, achylosis (ah-ki'le-ah, ah-kil-o'sis) [Gr. a priv.

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences, Including the Pronunciation... (1903)

by George Milbry Gould

Achylia (ale-1227 -le-a/z) priv.; Xng, juice]. Absence 0r deficiency of juice, or of chyle. Achylosis (a/z-ki-lo/-szs) [a priv.; vag, juice]. Deficient chylification. Achylous (a/z-kz7—lus) [a priv.; Xng, juice]. Without chyle; deficient in chyle or juice.

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.

Google previewBailliere's Nurses' Dictionary (2014)

for Nurses and Healthcare Workers by Barbara F. Weller

achylia absence of hydrochloric acid and enzymes in the gastric secretions. A. gastrica a condition in which gastric secretion is reduced or absent. acid 1. sour or sharp in taste. 2. a substance which, when combined with ...

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 previewDictionary of Obstetrics and Gynecology (1988)

by Christoph Zink

often hypogenitalism and primary amenorrhea as indications of gonadal dysgenesis; later pernicious anemia and histamine—resistant achylia. hypophysis: localized in the sella turcica of the bony skull base, a cherry-sized endocrine organ ...

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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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