[ il-ee-oh-kuh-lahy-tis, -koh- ]
/ ˌɪl i oʊ kəˈlaɪ tɪs, -koʊ- /
inflammation of the mucous membrane of the ileum and colon.
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Example sentences from the Web for ileocolitis
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
Medical definitions for ileocolitis
[ ĭl′ē-ō-kə-lī′tĭs ]
Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the ileum and the colon.
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