typhlocolitis

typhlocolitis

An obsolete term for inflammation of the caecum and adjacent colon.
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Feng et al., "Systemic macrophage depletion inhibits Helicobacter bilis-induced proinflammatory cytokine-mediated typhlocolitis and impairs bacterial colonization dynamics in a BALB/c Rag2-/- mouse model of inflammatory bowel disease," Infection and Immunity, vol.
Ulcerative typhlocolitis associated with Helicobacter mastomyrinus in telomerase-deficient mice.
Infection rates of >95% have been documented among neonatal pigs in farrowing facilities, resulting in diarrhea and typhlocolitis (6).
This is the first report on the isolation of B alvinipulli from laying geese affected with fibrinonecrotic typhlocolitis.