GlossaryColic: Pain produced by intermittent spasm.
Volvulus: Twisting of a part of intestine over another to cause obstruction.
Intussusception: Slipping or telescoping of one part of intestine into another part just below it. Requires emergency surgical intervention.
Lactose intolerance: The inability to digest or absorb lactose, a type of sugar found in milk and other dairy products.
Please use one of the following formats to cite this article in your essay, paper or report:
Dr. Karishma Krishna Kurup. (2017, June 19). Colic in Babies - Glossary. Medindia. Retrieved on May 19, 2022 from https://www.medindia.net/patientinfo/colic-in-babies-glossary.htm.
Dr. Karishma Krishna Kurup. "Colic in Babies - Glossary". Medindia. May 19, 2022. <https://www.medindia.net/patientinfo/colic-in-babies-glossary.htm>.
Dr. Karishma Krishna Kurup. "Colic in Babies - Glossary". Medindia. https://www.medindia.net/patientinfo/colic-in-babies-glossary.htm. (accessed May 19, 2022).
Dr. Karishma Krishna Kurup. 2021. Colic in Babies - Glossary. Medindia, viewed May 19, 2022, https://www.medindia.net/patientinfo/colic-in-babies-glossary.htm.