regional ileitis

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Related to regional ileitis: Crohn's disease
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Noun1.regional ileitis - a serious chronic and progressive inflammation of the ileum producing frequent bouts of diarrhea with abdominal pain and nausea and fever and weight loss
colitis, inflammatory bowel disease - inflammation of the colon
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Regional ileitis, a pathological and clinical entity.
IVAX' BNP-166 is designed to deliver active drug to inflamed portions of the gastrointestinal tract in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), such as regional ileitis (Crohn's disease) and ulcerative colitis.

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