enterogastrone
noun Etymology: enter- + gastr- + -one (as in hormone) Date: circa 1930 a hormone that is produced by the duodenal mucosa and has an inhibitory action on gastric motility and secretion

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  • enterogastrone — [en΄tər ō΄gas′trōn΄] n. 〚 ENTERO + GASTR + ONE〛 a hormone secreted by the upper intestinal mucosa, that inhibits the secretion of gastric juice and stomach movements, thereby slowing digestion, esp. of fats * * * en·ter·o·gas·trone (ĕn tə rō… …   Universalium

  • enterogastrone — [en΄tər ō΄gas′trōn΄] n. [ ENTERO + GASTR + ONE] a hormone secreted by the upper intestinal mucosa, that inhibits the secretion of gastric juice and stomach movements, thereby slowing digestion, esp. of fats …   English World dictionary

  • Enterogastrone — An enterogastrone is any hormone secreted by the mucosa of the duodenum in the lower gastrointestinal tract in response to dietary lipids that inhibit the caudal (or forward, analward ) motion of the contents of chyme.Examples include: * secretin …   Wikipedia

  • enterogastrone — A hormone, obtained from intestinal mucosa, that inhibits gastric secretion and motility; secretion of e. is stimulated by exposure of duodenal mucosa to dietary lipids. Some of the effects attributed to e. may be due to glucose dependent… …   Medical dictionary

  • enterogastrone — en·ter·o·gas·trone …   English syllables

  • enterogastrone — n. a hormone from the small intestine (duodenum) that inhibits the secretion of gastric juice by the stomach. It is released when the stomach contents pass into the small intestine …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • enterogastrone — en•ter•o•gas•trone [[t]ˌɛn tə roʊˈgæs troʊn[/t]] n. biochem. a hormone of the intestinal mucosa that retards gastric secretion and movement • Etymology: 1925–30;entero +gastr(ic)+ (horm) one …   From formal English to slang

  • enterogastrone — ˌentərōˈgaˌstrōn noun ( s) Etymology: enter + gastr + hormone : a hormone obtained from the upper intestinal mucosa that has an inhibitory action on gastric motility and secretion …   Useful english dictionary

  • Энтерогастрон, Секретин (Enterogastrone) — гормон, вырабатываемый в двенадцатиперстной кишке; подавляет секрецию желудочного сока. Его выделение происходит в тот момент, когда содержимое желудка попадает в тонкую кишку. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • ЭНТЕРОГАСТРОН, СЕКРЕТИН — (enterogastrone) гормон, вырабатываемый в двенадцатиперстной кишке; подавляет секрецию желудочного сока. Его выделение происходит в тот момент, когда содержимое желудка попадает в тонкую кишку …   Толковый словарь по медицине

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