inflammatory bowel disease

Pronunciation:(in-FLA-muh-TOR-ee BOW-ul dih-ZEEZ)

Definition: A general term that refers to the inflammation of the colon and rectum. Inflammatory bowel disease includes ulcerative colitis and Crohn disease.Cancer.govPatient

enfermedad intestinal inflamatoriaTérmino general que se refiere a la inflamación del colon y el recto. La enfermedad intestinal inflamatoria incluye la colitis ulcerosa y la enfermedad de Crohn.Cancer.govPatient Date last modified: 2008-02-08