dumping syndrome

noun
dump·​ing syndrome | \ˈdəm-piŋ- \

Medical Definition of dumping syndrome 

: a condition characterized by weakness, dizziness, flushing and warmth, nausea, and palpitation immediately or shortly after eating and produced by abnormally rapid emptying of the stomach especially in individuals who have had part of the stomach removed

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