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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.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

en·ter·ic

(en-tĕr'ik),
Relating to the intestine.
[G. enterikos, from entera, bowels]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

enteric

(ĕn-tĕr′ĭk) also

enteral

(ĕn′tər-əl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or being within the intestine.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

enteric

Referring to the (small) intestine.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

en·ter·ic

(en-ter'ik)
Relating to the intestine.
[G. enterikos, from entera, bowels]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

enteric

Pertaining to the small intestine.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

enteric

relating to the INTESTINE.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

Enteric

Pertaining to the intestine.
Mentioned in: Stool Culture
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

en·ter·al

, enteric (en'tĕr-ăl, -terik)
Within, or by way of, the intestine or gastrointestinal tract.
[G. enteron, intestine]
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An estimated incidence of enteric fever is 110 cases/100000 population, in South Asia which is the third highest incidence rate for any region.
KEYWORDS: Children, Complications, Enteric fever, Neurological.
A respiration-metabolism chamber system was used to measure enteric C[H.sub.4] and CO2 production [9], and a gas flow meter (GFM57, Aalborg Instruments & Controls Inc., Orangeburg, NY, USA) and a sample pump (Columbus Instruments, Columbus, OH, USA) were used to collect inlet and outlet gas samples.
Furness, "Enteric Duplications Presenting as Antenatally Detected Abdominal Cysts: Is Delayed Resection Appropriate?" Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol.
To assess--a) Proportion of culture positive enteric fever cases among children aged 6 months to 18 years, admitted with fever of [greater than or equal to] 3 days in a tertiary care hospital; b) Their clinical and laboratory profile; c) Culture sensitivity pattern, d) Response to antibiotics and e) Complications.
Increasing demand for rapid diagnosis in order to treat diseases such as cholera, and other diarrheal diseases, rise in the aging population accompanied with unhygienic living conditions and growing application of medical testing for enteric diseases are expected to drive the market over the forecast period.
Antimicrobial agents are the mainstay of therapy in enteric fever so as to prevent the complications associated with severe illness and death of the patients [8].
Final histopathological diagnosis of an enteric duplication cyst with ectopic pancreatic rest was suggested.
These data showed that these neoplastic cells had enteric type character.
To differentiate between the cyst and an enteric duplication and to determine whether the intra-cystic debris was a hemorrhage, an abdominal MRI was performed on day 16 of life.
EDCs are congenital enteric malformations with a cystic appearance, a well-developed coat of smooth muscle, and an epithelial lining representing some portion of the intestinal tract mucosa [28].
Enteric fever is a severe systemic and febrile illness, caused by Salmonella enterica serovars Typhi and Paratyphi [1].