Of or pertaining to the duodenum- the first part of the small intestine.(adjective)
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Use "duodenal" in a sentence
"Big Boy had what is known as the duodenal switch surgery."
"This is caused by the descending portion of the duodenum, and is known as the duodenal impression."
"The study, published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, followed 60 severely obese patients who were randomly assigned to either gastric bypass surgery or a more extensive procedure known as duodenal switch."