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Document Summary
Title Malabsorption
Description Malabsorption
Creation Date 22 May 2001
Doc type Article
Document Abstract:
In main-stream medicine we tend to only detect malabsorption syndromes when they are florid. Lesser degrees of malabsorption are very common, and may have serious consequences for the patient. Nutritional deficiencies are extremely common and result from one or more of the following: inadequate intake, impaired digestion, reduced absorption or increased losses.
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