gastroenteritis

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noun gas·tro·en·ter·i·tis \ˌga-strō-ˌen-tə-ˈrī-təs\

Definition of gastroenteritis

  1. :  inflammation of the lining membrane of the stomach and the intestines characterized especially by nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and cramps

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First Known Use of gastroenteritis

circa 1829


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gastroenteritis

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noun gas·tro·en·ter·i·tis \-ˌent-ə-ˈrīt-əs\

Medical Definition of gastroenteritis

plural

gastroenteritides

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  1. :  inflammation of the lining membrane of the stomach and the intestines


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