- inflammation of the mucous membrane of the ileum and colon.
Origin of ileocolitis
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Stools composed almost wholly of mucus and streaked with blood are the rule in dysentery, ileocolitis, and intussusception.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis
James Campbell Todd
- Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the ileum and the colon.
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