regional enteritis


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Synonyms for regional enteritis

a serious chronic and progressive inflammation of the ileum producing frequent bouts of diarrhea with abdominal pain and nausea and fever and weight loss

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We encourage primary care providers to be more aware of CE as an option for evaluation of persistent iron deficiency anemia, overt gastrointestinal bleeding of obscure origin, familial polyposis syndromes, and symptoms that are suspicious for regional enteritis after a negative endoscopic workup.
Also known as: Regional ileitis, granulomatous ileitis, ileocolitis, and regional enteritis.
It may be caused by a diverse group of disorders such as gastric carcinoma, ulcerative colitis, regional enteritis, Whipple's disease, tropical and non-tropical sprue, and giant hypertrophy of the gastric mucosa.
Clindamycin is contraindicated in patients with a history of regional enteritis, ulcerative colitis, antibiotic-associated colitis, or hypersensitivity to preparations containing clindamycin or lincomycin.
Special Considerations: Clindamycin is contraindicated in patients who have a history of regional enteritis, ulcerative colitis, antibiotic-associated colitis, or hypersensitivity to preparations containing clindamycin or lincomycin.
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