bowel bypass syndrome

n.

A syndrome following and resulting from bowel bypass surgery whose symptoms include fever, chills, malaise, and inflammatory cutaneous papules and pustules on the extremities and upper trunk.

Nearby words

  1. bowdlerize,
  2. bowdlerizing,
  3. bowed,
  4. bowel,
  5. bowel bypass,
  6. bowel movement,
  7. bowell,
  8. bowell, sir mackenzie,
  9. bowen,
  10. bowen's disease


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