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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).
The numerical value of esophageal and gastric varices in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of esophageal and gastric varices in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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