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enteric

 [en-ter´ik]
pertaining to the small intestine; called also enteral.
enteric-coated of tablets, having a special coating that prevents release and absorption of their contents until they reach the intestine.

en·ter·al

(en'tĕr-ăl),
Within, or by way of, the intestine or gastrointestinal tract, especially as distinguished from parenteral.
[G. enteron, intestine]

enteral

/en·ter·al/ (en´ter'l) enteric.

enteral

[en′tərəl, enter′əl]
Etymology: Gk, enteron, bowel
within the small intestine, or via the small intestine.

en·ter·al

(en'tĕr-ăl)
Within, or by way of, the intestine or gastrointestinal tract, especially as distinguished from parenteral. A term used to describe tube feedings.
[G. enteron, intestine]

enteral

Within the gut (gastrointestinal tract).

en·ter·al

, enteric (en'tĕr-ăl, -terik)
Within, or by way of, the intestine or gastrointestinal tract.
[G. enteron, intestine]

enteral (en´tərəl),

adj directly into the gastrointestinal tract; pertains to tube feedings that may be necessary when a patient cannot ingest food orally.

enteral

within, by way of, or pertaining to the intestine.

enteral feeding
delivery of nutrients directly into the stomach, duodenum or jejunum. Called also enteral nutrition.
enteral nutrition
see enteral feeding (above).
enteral tube
the feeding tube positioned in the alimentary tract for administration of nutrients. See also enterostomy tube.
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Serum and urinary samples were recollected on the 30th day from the patients who were given TPN and who were fed enterally and the study was performed with these variables.
Sub-therapeutic rifampicin plasma levels have been reported when the fixed-dose combination tablet (containing rifampicin, isoniazid, pyrazinamide and ethambutol) is administered enterally to critically ill ICU patients.
On the 14th day, her general status detorieted while she was being fed completely enterally and she had residues with bile.
Exclusion criteria from the study included: lack of obstetric, paediatric or nutritional history; being comatose; being fed enterally or parenterally; vomiting; using appetite-raising medication; having serious oedema, obesity (body mass index [BMI] >28 kg/[m.
Medical and psychological experiences of family caregivers with children fed enterally at home.
Glucagon-like peptide-2 protects against TPN-induced intestinal hexose malabsorption in enterally refed piglets.
A Medical Food is formulated to be consumed or administered enterally under the supervision of a physician and is intended for the specific dietary management of a disease or condition for which distinctive nutritional requirements, based on recognized scientific principles, are established by medical evaluation.
Opioids can be delivered in several ways, including orally, enterally through feeding tubes, rectally, parenterally, and intraspinally.
The refeeding syndrome consists of the metabolic disturbances that may be induced by feeding when malnourished patients are refed, whether orally, enterally or parenterally (11).
Children who are enterally fed with gastrostomy or jejunostomy tubes may also have difficulties with constipation.
Food and Drug Administration defines a medical food as "a food which is formulated to be consumed or administered enterally under the supervision of a physician and which is intended for the specific dietary management of a disease or condition for which distinctive nutritional requirements, based on recognized scientific principles, are established by medical evaluation.
pirogow in lodz fed parenterally and enterally delivered to your home zp / 55/2014.