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Inflammation of the colon. Also called colonitis.
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colitis(kɒˈlaɪtɪs; kə-) or
(Pathology) inflammation of the colon
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co•li•tis(kəˈlaɪ tɪs, koʊ-)
inflammation of the colon.
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Inflammation of the large intestine or colon. It may result from a viral or bacterial infection, causing pain and severe diarrhea.
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|Noun||1.||colitis - inflammation of the colon|
Crohn's disease, regional enteritis, 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
irritable bowel syndrome, mucous colitis, spastic colon - recurrent abdominal pain and diarrhea (often alternating with periods of constipation); often associated with emotional stress
ulcerative colitis - a serious chronic inflammatory disease of the large intestine and rectum characterized by recurrent episodes of abdominal pain and fever and chills and profuse diarrhea
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colitis[kɒˈlaɪtɪs] N → colitis f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
colitis[kɒʊˈlaɪtɪs kəˈlaɪtɪs] n → colite f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
colitis[kɒˈlaɪtɪs] n (Med) → colite f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
n. colitis, infl. del colon;
chronic ___ → ___ crónica;
pseudomembranous ___ → ___ mucomembranosa;
spasmodic ___ → ___ espasmódica;
ulcerative ___ → ___ ulcerativa.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
colitisn colitis f; ischemic — colitis isquémica; microscopic — colitis microscópica; pseudomembranous — colitis seudomembranosa; ulcerative — colitis ulcerosa
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