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What is is meant by reverse peristalsis?

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Dr. Greg Khounganian
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine

In brief: Vomit

It is a fancy medical term for vomiting.
Peristalsis is the normal slow motion of the gastrointestinal tract that moves food along to be absorbed. When it is reversed it goes in the opposite direction and can lead to vomiting.

In brief: Vomit

It is a fancy medical term for vomiting.
Peristalsis is the normal slow motion of the gastrointestinal tract that moves food along to be absorbed. When it is reversed it goes in the opposite direction and can lead to vomiting.
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