Your Key to IBD at Mac Kids


Support for the Pediatric IBD Programme’s Research

Glossary of Terms

The two accompanying glossaries list and describe words and phrases often used to discuss IBD.

One list describes medications used by patients with IBD; the other describes medical terms that deal with anatomy, diagnosis, physiology, and special tests.

To quickly find a word on a page:

press and hold the CTRL or COMMAND key (depending upon your type of computer) while you press the “F” key
type the word — or part of (eg, cipro; imod; intest; mesal; sulfa) — that you want to find in the pop-up box
select ‘Find next’
To look for other occurrences of the term, select ‘Find next’ again.