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  • patients
  • Of the 55 patients with measurements of gastric juice pH, gastric metaplasia was present in the duodenum in 20 of 42 with a pH of less than 2.5, and in 0 of 13 with a pH of greater than 2.5. (bmj.com)
  • features
  • This is the first quantitative comparison of the architectural features between diseased states in the duodenum and control in the same study. (bmj.com)
  • abdominal aorta
  • SMA Syndrome is characterised by compression of the duodenum between the abdominal aorta and the superior mesenteric artery, and may-when congenital-result from a short suspensory muscle. (wikipedia.org)
  • Superior mesenteric artery (SMA) syndrome is a gastro-vascular disorder in which the third and final portion of the duodenum is compressed between the abdominal aorta (AA) and the overlying superior mesenteric artery. (wikipedia.org)
  • ligament
  • The first part of the duodenum is mobile, and connected to the liver by the hepatoduodenal ligament of the lesser omentum. (wikipedia.org)
  • The ligament contains a slender band of skeletal muscle from the diaphragm and a fibromuscular band of smooth muscle from the horizontal and ascending parts of the duodenum. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2000
  • The Persuasions, the classic doo-wop a cappella group that Frank Zappa signed to his Bizarre label in the 1960s, covered "Duodenum" as their album opener on their 2000 Zappa tribute, "Frankly A Cappella: The Persuasions Sing Zappa. (wikipedia.org)
  • esophagus
  • Different regions of the gut tube such as the esophagus, stomach, duodenum, etc. are specified by a retinoic acid gradient that causes transcription factors unique to each region to be expressed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ventral mesentery, derived from the septum transversum, exists only in the region of the terminal part of the esophagus, the stomach, and the upper portion of the duodenum. (wikipedia.org)
  • symptoms
  • What Are Some Symptoms of an Inflamed Duodenum? (reference.com)
  • An individual with an inflamed duodenum may also experience life-threatening symptoms, such as blood in the stool and vomiting blood. (reference.com)
  • It is advisable to visit a doctor immediately when the symptoms of inflamed duodenum appear to ensure early diagnosis and treatment, notes Healthgrades. (reference.com)
  • syndrome
  • The acute form of SMA syndrome develops rapidly after traumatic incidents that forcibly hyper-extend the SMA across the duodenum, inducing the obstruction, or sudden weight loss for any reason. (wikipedia.org)
  • superior
  • The superior mesenteric artery and vein are anterior to the third part of duodenum. (wikipedia.org)
  • A cross section of the superior duodenum, showing the myenteric nerve plexus (*), large clusters of Brunner glands (vertical centre), and a secretory duct (D) extending horizontally from a Brunner gland. (britannica.com)
  • contains
  • Fillmore East - June 1971, released in 1971, contains a performance of "Duodenum" with added lyrics under the name "Bwana Dik. (wikipedia.org)
  • form
  • Duodenum" also appears in its instrumental form on the 1991 live double album Make a Jazz Noise Here as "Theme from Lumpy Gravy. (wikipedia.org)
  • long
  • The ſlender is Duodenum or whole gut, which is next to the ſtomacke, ſome twelue inches long (ſaith Fuſchius . (wiktionary.org)
  • third
  • DuoDenum has received several awards, including second prize in the P2 chamber music competition (1996) and third prize in the 1996 Nordic Chamber Music Competition. (dacapo-records.dk)
  • parts
  • These two parts are now considered anatomically distinct, with the suspensory muscle referring solely to the lower structure attaching at the duodenum. (wikipedia.org)
  • fourth
  • The fourth part of the duodenum is at the vertebral level L2, and may pass directly on top of, or slightly left to, the aorta. (wikipedia.org)