• (n.) An inflammation of the intestines.
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inflammation of the intestines (especially of the small intestine), caused by irritants, poisons, viral or bacterial infections, or unknown factors. ... [3 related articles]
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(enter- + -itis) inflammation of the intestine, applied chiefly to inflammation of the small intestine; see also enterocolitis.
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In medicine, enteritis, from Greek words enteron (Small Intestine) and suffix -itis (Inflammation), refers to inflammation of the small intestine. It is most commonly caused by the ingestion of substances contaminated with pathogenic microorganisms. Symptoms include abdominal pain, cramping, diarrh...
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Inflammation of the small intestine causing abdominal pain and diarrhea. Enteritis may result from virus infection, certain bacterial diseases, or food poisoning, which are in general self-limited and mild. The noninfectious inflammatory condition known as Crohn's disease causes a chronic relapsin.....
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enteritis (en"turī'tis) , inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract. Acute enteritis is not usually serious except in infants and older people, in whom the accompanying diarrhea can cause dehydration through the loss of fluids. The condition known as regional enteritis (Crohn's diseas...
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Enteritis is a convenient term for disorders of the bowel in which there is inflammation of the lining of the bowel wall. Varieties of enteritis include; dysentery, mucous colitis, typhoid fever and paratyphoid fever.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: en′tĕr-ī′tis Definitions: 1. Inflammation of the intestine, especially of the small intestine.
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Inflammation of the intestinal tract, especially of the small intestine.
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Inflammation of the small intestine; contrasts with colitis (inflammation of the large intestine)
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Inflammation of the intestine, generally resulting in diarrhoea. No indication of the cause is given by the use of this term.
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Enteritis is an inflammation of the small intestine caused by a bacterial or viral infection. The inflammation frequently also involves the stomach (gastritis) and large intestine (colitis).
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1) Inflammation 2) Redness 3) Rubor
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