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Medical Term:

mucomembranous enteritis

Definition

an affliction of the intestinal mucous membrane characterized by constipation or diarrhea (sometimes alternating), colic, and the passage of pseudomembranous shreds or incomplete casts of the intestine.

Synonym(s): mucoenteritis2

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