inflammatory bowel disease


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inflammatory bowel disease

n. Abbr. IBD
Any of several chronic disorders of the gastrointestinal tract, especially Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, characterized by inflammation and ulceration of the intestine and resulting in abdominal cramping and diarrhea.
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Noun1.inflammatory bowel disease - 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
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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[USPRwire, Wed Jul 31 2019] Inflammatory bowel disease is a group of medical indication that causes chronic inflammation in the gastrointestinal tract.
[ClickPress, Wed Jul 31 2019] Inflammatory bowel disease is a group of medical indication that causes chronic inflammation in the gastrointestinal tract.
"This study established that there is an increased risk of developing inflammatory bowel disease in individuals taking etanercept.
Ulcerative colitis affects the large intestine and causes irritation and swelling called inflammation whereas Crohn's disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) characterised by inflammation that responds to tissue injury ultimately causing redness, swelling, and pain.
Immune-related systemic manifestations of inflammatory bowel disease. A prospective study of 792 patients.
- US-based clinical stage company Synlogic, Inc.'s (NASDAQ: SYBX) Synthetic Biotic medicines has advanced to the lead optimisation stage in its collaboration with US drugmaker AbbVie to develop an oral treatment for inflammatory bowel disease, the company said.
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), including Crohn's disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic debilitating inflammatory disease that currently lacks a single gold standard diagnostic test.
Walker et al., "Systematic review of interventions for depression and anxiety in persons with inflammatory bowel disease," BMC Research Notes, vol.
In the pathogenesis of venous thromboembolism in patients with inflammatory bowel disease, the increased number of circulating TF(+) MPs (procoagulant microparticles) was postulated as an important factor of observed hemostatic abnormalities.
Seksik et al., "Risk of colorectal high-grade dysplasia and cancer in a prospective observational cohort of patients with inflammatory bowel disease," Gastroenterology, vol.
Crohn's disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC), the two main forms of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), are chronic relapsing inflammatory disorders of the gastrointestinal tract.
ESPGHAN revised criteria for the diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease in children and an adolescent was used to standardize our diagnosis.

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