enterocolitis


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Related to enterocolitis: pseudomembranous enterocolitis

enterocolitis

[‚ent·ə·rō·kə′līd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the small intestine and colon.
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aureus enterocolitis include age, hospitalization, abdominal surgery, immunosuppression, gastric acid suppression, MRSA colonization, and previous antibiotic therapy.
co-promotion agreement with Concordia for Donnatal, a prescription oral adjunctive drug used in the treatment of IBS and acute enterocolitis.
Frequency and outcome of necrotizing enterocolitis in preterm neonates.
The enterocolitis of Hirschsprung's disease: Its natural history and treatment.
Among these were cellulitis, herpes simplex virus, infectious arthritis, osteomyelitis, meningitis, influenza, encephalitis, septicemia, enterocolitis, MRSA, methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus infections, and Clostridium difficile.
In 2010, the baseline rate of necrotizing enterocolitis in this patient population was 8% of 335 infants.
Dietary supplements thought to have probiotic effects have been reported to reduce the incidence of necrotizing enterocolitis and all-cause mortality in preterm infants (4), although there are concerns that the safety of the products has not been adequately documented (5).
Biological findings highlighted leukocytosis with polynucleosis, thrombocytosis, normocytic anemia, hypoalbuminemia and complex metabolic imbalance (metabolic acidosis with respiratory alkalosis), leading to the stage diagnosis of sepsis through enterocolitis in the context of a presumable Hirschsprung disease.
Esto es importante, sobre todo en enfermedades como la enterocolitis necrosante neonatal (ECN), o la inflamacion sistemica asociada con falla organica multiple.
Pathologic examination of the specimen revealed granulomatous enterocolitis with associated acute suppurative appendicitis and a cecum abscess.
His mum Rhys, 27, tried hundreds of foods but found the boiled sweet is the only thing his condition, eosinophilic enterocolitis, allows him to eat safely.