- canal) on to the abdominal wall and permits sampling of the gastric contents. See Pavlov pouch.
* * *a portion of the stomach of a dog isolated from communication with the rest of the stomach and opening on to the abdominal wall through a fistula; used in studying gastric secretion.
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