cecitis


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cecitis

 [se-si´tis]
inflammation of the cecum.

ce·ci·tis

(sē-sī'tis),
Inflammation of the cecum.

cecitis

/ce·ci·tis/ (se-si´tis) inflammation of the cecum.

cecitis

(sĭ-sī′tĭs)
n.

cecitis

[sē·sī′tis]
Etymology: L, caecus, blind, blind gut
inflammation of the cecum. Also called typhlitis.

ce·ci·tis

(sē-sī'tis)
Inflammation of the cecum.
Synonym(s): caecitis, typhlenteritis, typhlitis, typhloenteritis.

cecitis

inflammation of the cecum; occurs commonly as a part of a general inflammation of the bowel. The most common cause in dogs is infestation with whipworms (Trichuris vulpis). Called also typhlitis.