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Noun1.jejunitis - inflammation of the jejunum of the small intestine
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat


n. yeyunitis, infl. del yeyuno.
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Recognize that some patients do not respond despite adherence to a gluten-free diet, including those with clinical or histologic features caused by other disorders; concurrent conditions, refractory sprue; ulcerative jejunitis or intestinal lymphoma (6).
Histologic lesions included acute diffuse, severe atrophic jejunitis (Figure 2, panel B) and mild vacuolation of superficial epithelial cells and subepithelial edema in cecum and colon (Figure 2, panel C).
Mucosal intra-epithelial lymphocytes in enteropathy-associated T-cell lymphoma, ulcerative jejunitis, and refractory celiac disease constitute a neoplastic population.