tract

(redirected from Lower gastrointestinal tract)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Related to Lower gastrointestinal tract: Upper gastrointestinal tract
References in periodicals archive ?
In this article, we describe a case of extraintestinal Crohn's disease that featured quiescent involvement of the lower gastrointestinal tract and florid involvement of the nasal cavity, supraglottic structures, glottis, and skin.
In addition, Cran-Max(R) is also the only cranberry supplement which utilizes the BIO-SHIELD system, a patented technology that allows bioactive ingredients to survive stomach acid and pass into the lower Gastrointestinal Tract (GI).
nSure detects blood originating only from the lower gastrointestinal tract, where colon cancer develops, allowing an increase in test accuracy.
Concurrently, Given Imaging announced that Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama has approved reimbursement coverage for Capsule Endoscopy in the initial diagnosis in patients with suspected Crohn's disease following negative conventional diagnostic tests such as endoscopy of the upper or lower gastrointestinal tract.