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Necrotizing Enterocolitis

Necrotizing enterocolitis

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Necrotizing enterocolitis is infection and inflammation of the bowel (intestines). The disease is most common among premature newborns.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerSarah A. Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
Jennifer Merchant, MD - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Current as ofMarch 28, 2018

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