The average duration of cases of typhlitis without suppuration ranges from fourteen to twenty-one days.
Constipation is usually invoked as a cardinal factor in the genesis of typhlitis (typhlitis stercoralis).
typhlitis independent of fecal impaction is always a grave affection, requiring in every instance a very guarded prognosis.
Fever is not a necessary factor in typhlitis, but when present distinguishes itself by its irregular range.
Kraussold records a case of this kind in a colleague who died of typhlitis.
typhlitis, tif-lī′tis, n. inflammation of the ccum and vermiform appendix—also Typhlonterī′tis.
typhlitis and perityphlitis may come from retention in the ccum.
typhlitis typh·li·tis (tĭf-lī'tĭs)