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20 Topic Pages Found in Animals & Veterinary Medicine and starting with the letter G
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Open Gallbladder disease
Gallbladder disease

The gall-bladder rests on the underside of the LIVER and joins the common hepatic duct via the cystic duct to form the common BILE DUCT . It acts as a

Gastritis

What Is It? Gastritis is an inflammation of the stomach lining. The lining of the stomach often looks red, irritated and swollen, and it may have raw

Open Gastrointestinal disease
Gastrointestinal disease

The gastrointestinal (GI) system extends from the mouth to the anus and is comprised of the esophagus, stomach, duodenum, jejunum, ileum, colon,

Open Gazelles
Gazelles

name for the many species of delicate, graceful antelopes of the genera Gazella, Eudorcas, and Nanger, inhabiting arid, open country. Most gazelles

Open gecko
gecko

Geckos are mostly relatively small, insectivorous, and night-active, and many species are noteworthy for their ability to vocalize and to climb. They

gibbon

small ape , genus Hyloblates, found in the forests of SE Asia. The gibbons, including the siamang, are known as the small, or lesser, apes; they are

Open Giraffe
Giraffe

African ruminant mammal, genus Giraffa, living in open savanna S of the Sahara. Giraffes have historically been considered to be one species, G.

Open goat
goat

ruminant mammal with hollow horns and coarse hair belonging to the genus Capra of the cattle family and closely related to the sheep . True wild

goatsucker

common name for nocturnal or crepuscular birds of the order Caprimulgiformes, which includes the frogmouth, the oilbird, potoos, and nightjars.

Open goose
goose

Any of several large aquatic birds belonging to the same family as ducks and swans. There are about 12 species, found in North America, Greenland,