antiperistaltic

Medical Dictionary

antiperistaltic an·ti·per·i·stal·tic (ān'tē-pěr'ĭ-stôl'tĭk, -stāl'-, ān'tī-)
adj.

  1. Of or relating to antiperistalsis.

  2. Impeding or arresting peristalsis.

American Heritage
Medical Dictionary

antiperistalsis an·ti·per·i·stal·sis (ān'tē-pěr'ĭ-stôl'sĭs, -stāl'-, ān'tī-)
n.
See reversed peristalsis.

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