Definitions

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  • adj. Of, pertaining to, within, or by way of the intestine
  • adj. enteric

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  • adj. of or relating to or inside the intestines
  • adj. of or relating to the enteron

Etymologies

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Examples

  • "enteral" feedings of hunger-striking prisoners, which entails inserting a tube down the detainee's nose to his stomach to pump in a protein shake twice a day as the detainee is shackled to a chair and his head attached to a metal restraint with Velcro.

    Blog of Rights: Official Blog of the American Civil Liberties Union

  • Comparison of Option One Optimental and a polymeric enteral feeding

    Clinical studies: IBD treatment approaches

  • The Pediatric Enteral Access Center provides evaluation and assessment of the need for enteral access (gastrostomy and jejunostomy feedings).

    Pediatric Enteral Access Center

  • Oral feeding, sip feeding, and feeding using nasogastric, gastrostomy and jejunostomy tubes are all enteral nutrition.

    Biliary Atresia Glossary

  • Volume initiation, advancement and goals; intake and nutrient calculations; formula fortification and recipes; formula preparation guidelines for healthcare facilities; and monitoring of enteral intake tolerance

    Neonatal Nutrition Practicum

  • This will include enteral and parenteral nutrition support; acid-base balance; nutrition care specific to patient diagnosis, including but not limited to:

    Neonatal Nutrition Practicum

  • Clinical and educational programs include: general gastrointestinal diagnostic service, inflammatory bowel disease, acute and chronic liver disease, liver transplantation, motility disorders diagnosis and management, home total parenteral and enteral nutrition, feeding and dysphasia disorders, hyperlipidemias and nutrition support service and related nutrition programs

    Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship

  • Access sites; contraindications to enteral feeding; and feeding selections/indications, such as breast milk, donor breast milk, breast milk fortification and infant formula selection

    Neonatal Nutrition Practicum

  • The Division currently provides outpatient services in 10 different locations and offers comprehensive services in: general diagnostic gastroenterology, failure to thrive, feeding and swallowing, inflammatory bowel disease, lipid heart, liver disease and liver transplantation, motility and constipation, nutrition services, pancreatic disease and pediatric enteral access.

    GI services

  • My recollection was that she was on an enteral feeding tube.

    FL-16: Would-Be Foley Replacement Backed Intervention For Schiavo

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