Gastroptosis

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Gastroptosis
Classification and external resources
ICD-10 K31.8
ICD-9 537.5

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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