Definitions for gastroptosis
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An abnormal downward displacement of the stomach
In medicine, gastroptosis is the abnormal downward displacement of the stomach. It is not a life threatening condition. The condition frequently causes digestive symptoms and constipation, and is much more prominent in women than men.
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