necrotizing enterocolitis


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Noun1.necrotizing enterocolitis - an acute inflammatory disease occurring in the intestines of premature infants; necrosis of intestinal tissue may follow
inflammatory disease - a disease characterized by inflammation
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When combined with human--milk based human milk fortifier, human milk decreased the incidence of necrotizing enterocolitis, a serious and sometimes fatal condition that can occur in premature infants.
Bell MJ, Ternberg JL, Feigin RD, Keating JP Marshall R, Barton L, Brotherton T Neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis.
al, suggested that the cpa may be a virulence factor involved in serum resistance and attribute to the pathogen's ability to cause meningitis and necrotizing enterocolitis (1).
Neonate ([double ST infections ([dagger]) dagger]) Child Adult UNK 1 4 2 1 1 3 2 2 4 20 10 7 1 2 87 1 6 12 3 2 1 13 1 1 15 1 1 18 1 1 31 1 1 41 1 1 Total 41 18 8 3 1 11 Clinical signs ST Meningitis Bacteremia NEC 1 2 1 3 4 9 1 2 87 1 12 1 13 15 18 31 41 Total 12 2 3 Clinical signs ST Infection Asymptomatic UNK 1 1 3 2 4 2 6 87 6 12 1 1 13 1 15 1 18 1 31 1 41 1 Total 5 2 17 * ST, sequence type; UNK, unknown; NEC, necrotizing enterocolitis.
These organoids can be used to study intestinal diseases such as necrotizing enterocolitis, inflammatory bowel diseases and short-gut syndromes and perhaps could be used to treat them someday, Wells's team said.
This work collects recent international research on heart disease in children, covering conditions including necrotizing enterocolitis, Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, and fetal arrhythmias.
The issue focuses on two key areas: the newly designated genus Cronobacter, an organism that has come to prominence due to its association with severe neonatal infections, necrotizing enterocolitis, septicaemia and potentially fatal meningitis, and Mycobacterium bovis, the causative bacterium of bovine tuberculosis.
On August 14, the child began to demonstrate a distended abdomen, which can be a symptom of necrotizing enterocolitis, a gastrointestinal condition, which although rare, is more common among premature children.
Enterobacter sakazakii is a pathogen that causes meningitis, sepsis and necrotizing enterocolitis.
Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is a common neonatal gastrointestinal disease that affects approximately 11% of premature neonates weighing less than 1500 g (Berseth 1990, Uauy et.
The company's lead program, TTI-1612, is a recombinant growth factor that is being developed for the treatment of interstitial cystitis (IC) and the prevention of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC).