Dyspepsia meaning

dĭs-pĕpshə, -sē-ə
(pathology) A generic term for mild disorders of digestion, characterised by stomach pain, discomfort, heartburn and nausea, often following a meal.
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Disturbed digestion; indigestion.
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Impaired digestion; indigestion.
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Disturbed digestion; indigestion.
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Difficulty in digesting food; indigestion.
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Origin of dyspepsia

  • Latin from Greek duspepsiā dus- dys- -pepsiā digestion pekw- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From dys- +‎ pepsin +‎ -ia

    From Wiktionary