Enteric fever
Enteric En*ter"ic, a. [Gr. ?. See {Enteritis}.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the enteron, or alimentary canal; intestinal. [1913 Webster]

{Enteric fever} (Med.), typhoid fever. [1913 Webster]


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  • enteric fever — n TYPHOID FEVER also PARATYPHOID * * * see paratyphoid fever, typhoid fever * * * any of a group of febrile illnesses with enteric symptoms caused by species of Salmonella; the most common conditions are typhoid fever and …   Medical dictionary

  • enteric fever — n. former term for TYPHOID …   English World dictionary

  • enteric fever — Typhoid Ty phoid, a. [Typhus + oid: cf. F. typho[ i]de, Gr. ?. See {Typhus}.] (Med.) Of or pertaining to typhus; resembling typhus; of a low grade like typhus; as, typhoid symptoms. [1913 Webster] {Typhoid fever}, a disease formerly confounded… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • enteric fever — vidurių šiltinė statusas T sritis apsauga nuo naikinimo priemonių apibrėžtis Ūminė užkrečiamoji liga. Vidurių šiltinę sukelia bakterijos. Užkrato šaltinis – ligonis arba sveikas bakterijų nešiotojas, kuris išskiria vidurių šiltinės sukėlėjus su… …   Apsaugos nuo naikinimo priemonių enciklopedinis žodynas

  • enteric fever — see paratyphoid fever, typhoid fever …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • enteric fever — noun Date: 1862 typhoid fever; also paratyphoid …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • enteric fever — n. typhoid fever, severe contagious disease which is caused due to bacteria in the small intestine caused by salmonella typhi …   English contemporary dictionary

  • enteric fever — /ɛnˌtɛrɪk ˈfivə/ (say en.terik feevuh) noun → typhoid fever …   Australian English dictionary

  • enteric fever — noun serious infection marked by intestinal inflammation and ulceration; caused by Salmonella typhosa ingested with food or water • Syn: ↑typhoid, ↑typhoid fever • Hypernyms: ↑infectious disease …   Useful english dictionary

  • enteric fever — Pathol. typhoid (def. 1). [1865 70] * * * …   Universalium

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