TITLE

Short bowel syndrome: a nutritional and medical approach

AUTHOR(S)
Jeejeebhoy, Khursheed N.
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/14/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 10, p1297
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses short bowel syndrome, which occurs after extensive small bowel resection disturbs the normal absorptive processes for nutrients and fluids. Medical and dietary approach to managing the condition; Topics of diarrhea and replacement of specific deficiencies such as minerals and vitamins; Complications such as cholelithiasis, renal stones, and D-lactic acidosis.
ACCESSION #
6695124

 

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