enteric coated tablet n.
A tablet coated with a substance to delay release of the medication until the tablet has passed through the stomach and into the intestine.
noun, Pathology. 1. (def 1). noun 1. another name for typhoid fever enteric fever n.
- Entericoid fever
entericoid fever en·ter·i·coid fever (ěn-těr’ĭ-koid’) n. A fever resembling the typhoid fever.
- Enteric orphan virus
enteric orphan virus n. Any of various enteroviruses found in humans and other animals whose role in causing disease may not be specifically understood.
- Enteric tuberculosis
enteric tuberculosis n. A tuberculous infection of areas of the digestive tract having relative statis or abundant lymphoid tissue resulting from the expectoration and swallowing of tubercle bacilli; it is a complication of open tuberculosis of the lungs.