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what is inflammation the intestines called?

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Dr. Andrew Seibert
Gastroenterology 35 years experience
Inflammation.: generally, diseases that cause inflammation of the intestines are called inflammatory bowel diseasesj. This includes quite a few illnesses, however. Can you be more specific?

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What is an inflammation in the intestines?

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Dr. David Drewitz
Gastroenterology 27 years experience
Several causes: Inflammation of the intestines is seen in a variety of settings including infection, drug toxicity, vascular insufficiency and autoimmune conditions. Good luck!

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