TITLE

refeeding syndrome

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1864
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "refeeding syndrome" is presented. It refers to the metabolic response of a starved individual to feeding which can either be enteral or parenteral. Such response is potentially fatal.
ACCESSION #
21243710

 

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