enteropathogen

[ĕn′tə-rō-păth′ə-jən, -jĕn′]

n.

An organism that is capable of producing intestinal disease.

Nearby words

  1. enteromegaly,
  2. enteromerocele,
  3. enteromycosis,
  4. enteron,
  5. enteroparesis,
  6. enteropathy,
  7. enteropeptidase,
  8. enteropexy,
  9. enteroplasty,
  10. enteroplegia

Related formsen′ter•o•path′o•genic (-jĕnĭk) adj.


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