enterocolitis

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enterocolitis

[‚ent·ə·rō·kə′līd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the small intestine and colon.
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Retrospective study of necrotizing enterocolitis in neonatal intensive care unit of cairo university pediatric hospital.
The epidemiology of necrotizing enterocolitis infant mortality in the United States.
We do not know whether Bifidobacterium organisms in blood culture for patient 1 were a consequence of intestinal necrosis and bacterial translocation or the cause of necrotizing enterocolitis.
The rates of the complications of pneumothorax and necrotizing enterocolitis were found to be lower in our study compared to the study of Finner et al.
Probiotics feeding in prevention of urinary tract infection, bacterial sepsis and necrotizing enterocolitis in preterm infants.
Prolonging small feeding volumes early in life decreases the incidence of necrotizing enterocolitis in very low birth weight infants.
However they frequently demonstrate intolerance of milk feeds and have been shown to have an increased incidence of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) (Maalouf et al.
Adverse neonatal outcomes included mild to severe birth asphyxia, respiratory distress syndrome, intraventricular hemorrhage, necrotizing enterocolitis, and meningitis.
Current controversies in the understanding of necrotizing enterocolitis.
COLORADO SPRINGS -- Bowel function was normal in up to 90% of patients 15-35 years after treatment for neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis in a large single-center series, but neurologic and respiratory complications were common, Dr.
Nursing research presentation topics such as American Indian spirituality, alcohol related ER admissions in adolescents, families with diabetes, living with asthma, myocardial infarction, polycystic ovary syndrome, and necrotizing enterocolitis will be included in the afternoon session.