Medical Dictionary

hypochlorhydria

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noun hy·po·chlor·hy·dria \-klōr-ˈhī-drē-ə, -klȯr-\

Medical Definition of hypochlorhydria

  1. :  deficiency of hydrochloric acid in the gastric juice—compare achlorhydria, hyperchlorhydria

hypochlorhydric

\-ˈhī-drik\play adjective

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