regional ileitis

regional ileitis n CROHN'S DISEASE

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  • regional ileitis — noun a serious chronic and progressive inflammation of the ileum producing frequent bouts of diarrhea with abdominal pain and nausea and fever and weight loss • Syn: ↑regional enteritis, ↑Crohn s disease • Hypernyms: ↑colitis, ↑inflammatory bowel …   Useful english dictionary

  • regional ileitis — see Crohn s disease …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Илеит Региональный (Regional Ileitis) — см. Болезнь Крона. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • ileitis — /il ee uy tis/, n. Pathol. inflammation of the ileum. [1850 55; ILE + ITIS] * * * Chronic inflammation of part of the small intestine or large intestine (strictly, of the ileum). A more serious type, regional ileitis (Crohn disease), involves… …   Universalium

  • ileitis — Inflammation of the ileum. backwash i. involvement of the terminal ileum by the inflammatory and ulcerative changes seen in chronic ulcerative colitis; distinguished from involvement of ileum and proximal …   Medical dictionary

  • regional enteritis — noun a serious chronic and progressive inflammation of the ileum producing frequent bouts of diarrhea with abdominal pain and nausea and fever and weight loss • Syn: ↑regional ileitis, ↑Crohn s disease • Hypernyms: ↑colitis, ↑inflammatory bowel… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ileítis regional — Eng. Regional ileitis Ver enfermedad de Crohn …   Diccionario de oftalmología

  • regional enteritis — Pathol. See Crohn s disease. Also called regional ileitis. * * * …   Universalium

  • ileítis — Inflamación crónica de una parte del intestino delgado o del intestino grueso (en rigor, del íleon). Una modalidad más seria, la ileítis regional (enfermedad de Crohn), afecta al intestino delgado y al grueso. Los síntomas de la ileítis son… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Regional enteritis — Crohn’s disease, a chronic inflammatory disease of the intestine primarily in the small and large intestines but which can occur anywhere in the digestive system between the mouth and the anus. Named after Burrill Crohn who described the… …   Medical dictionary

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