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Medical Term:

Rehfuss method

Pronunciation: ra'fus

Definition: method of fractional measurement of gastric activity: a fine tube with fenestrated metal tip is passed into the stomach after a test meal, and small quantities (6–8 mL) of the stomach contents are removed at 15-minute intervals and examined.

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