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gastrohepatic

[gas-troh-hi-pat-ik] /ˌgæs troʊ hɪˈpæt ɪk/
adjective, Anatomy
1.
of, pertaining to, or involving the stomach and the liver.
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Examples for gastrohepatic
  • The lesser, or gastrohepatic, omentum connects the stomach and liver and contains the hepatic vessels.
  • Lymph nodes in the gastrohepatic ligament or celiac axis suspected to be malignant are biopsied.
gastrohepatic in Medicine

gastrohepatic gas·tro·he·pat·ic (gās'trō-hĭ-pāt'ĭk)
adj.
Relating to the stomach and the liver.

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