What does esophageal and gastric varices mean?

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  1. Esophageal and Gastric Varices

    Dilated blood vessels in the ESOPHAGUS or GASTRIC FUNDUS that shunt blood from the portal circulation (PORTAL SYSTEM) to the systemic venous circulation. Often they are observed in individuals with portal hypertension (HYPERTENSION, PORTAL).


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of esophageal and gastric varices in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of esophageal and gastric varices in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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