enterocolitis

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enterocolitis

[‚ent·ə·rō·kə′līd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the small intestine and colon.
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Deaths associated with CDAD or pseudomembranous enterocolitis more than doubled from an age-standardized mortality rate of 11 per million population in 1999 to 24 per million in 2004.
The second code we used (K52.8, pseudomembranous enterocolitis associated with antimicrobial therapy) is not specific for C.