Medical Dictionary: Dumping syndrome


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Dumping syndrome: Another name for Rapid gastric emptying.
Dumping syndrome (condition): Dumping of undigested food from the stomach into intestine.

Dumping syndrome: Rapid gastric emptying, or dumping syndrome, happens when the lower end of the small intestine (jejunum) fills too quickly with undigested food from the stomach. 1

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1. excerpt from Rapid Gastric Emptying: NIDDK

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