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diet

in Scots practice
1 the date fixed by a court for hearing a case.
2 a single session of a court.

DIET. An assembly held by persons having authority to manage the public affairs of the nation. In Germany, such assemblies are known by this name:

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An elemental diet can be used in place of antibiotics or herbal antibiotics to rapidly decrease bacteria.
We don't usually put patients on an elemental diet, because we want them to be able to eat other foods.
An elemental diet, made up of very small food particles, reduces the inflammation of Crohn's disease.
The second bore delivers an elemental diet three inches farther down-stream into the distal duodenum.
In this latter case, weaning or transition to an elemental diet prove a special challenge for APNs, but the costs avoided are unlimited.
Hanauer: An elemental diet is composed of pure carbohydrates and long-chain fatty acids and proteins already broken down, rather than complex carbohydrates and complex proteins, plus a small amount of fat.
In 2006, Pimentel shared his treatment algorithm for IBS with SIBO which included the use of either antibiotics, elemental diet or both.