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-ectasis, / -ectasia
stretching, dilation, dilatation
-emesis
vomiting
-pepsia
digestion
-lysis
breakdown, destruction, separation
-ptysis
spitting
-rrhagia, / -rrhage
bursting forth of blood
-rrhaphy
suture
-spasm
sudden involuntary contraction of muscles
-stenosis
tightening, stricture, narrowing
-tresia
opening
ALP
alkaline phosphatase
BE
barium enema
BM
bowel movement
CT Scan
computed tomography
GB
gall bladder
GERD
gastroesophageal reflux disease
GI
gastrointestinal
HBV
hepatitis B virus
IBD
Inflammatory bowel disease
LFTs
liver function tests
MRI
magnetic resonance imaging
NG tube
nasogastric tube
NPO
nothing by mouth
PUD
peptic ulcer disease
SGOT, / SGPT
enzyme tests of liver function
-rrhea
flow, discharge