ileitis


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ileitis

[‚il·ē′īd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the ileum.
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Misleading Radiological Appearances for Fever of Unknown Origin: Beyond Terminal Ileitis. Mediterr J Infect Microb Antimicrob.
Crohn, "Perianal fistulae as a complication of regional ileitis," Annals of Surgery, vol.
Mycophenolate was discontinued suspecting CMV ileitis. CMV PCR was sent.
Colonic biopsy confirmed colitis without chronicity (Figure, panel E), and ileal biopsy revealed focal active ileitis. Because MRSA colitis is rare, the strain was sent to the Laboratoire de Sante Publique du Quebec for identification and further characterization (online Technical Appendix, https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/EID/article/23/5/ 16-1644-Techapp1.pdf).
Caption: FIGURE 1: Colonoscopy showing severe ileal serpiginous ulceration and diffuse ileitis (Rutgeerts classification i4) before starting vedolizumab and ustekinumab therapy.
Colonoscopy revealed terminal ileitis that was further confirmed by histology.
On day 9, the patient experienced septic shock related to severe diverticulitis and ileitis, which required management in an intensive care unit and treatment with large spectrum antibiotherapy (piperacillin-tazobactam and amikacin).
Furthermore, in an experimental study using a mice model of Crohn's disease-like ileitis, it was found that TLR9 plays an important role in hepatic involvement in IBD [71].
[47], mice lacking tumor necrosis factor (TNF) that binds to adenosine-uridine-rich elements (ARE) ([TNF.sup.deltaARE] mice), a CD-like ileitis mouse model, were housed under either conventional (CONV), specific pathogen-free (SPF) or germ-free (GF) conditions.
Cytomegalovirus ileitis in an immunocompetent elderly adult.