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Title Short Bowel Syndrome
Description Short Bowel Syndrome. A Case History Approach
Creation Date 01 July 2000
Doc type Article
Document Abstract:
IH and PM are two patients with short bowel syndrome after surgical resection for intestinal infarction. Both have 50cms of jejunum. IH has a jejunostomy. PM has a retained colon with an anastomosis between the jejunum and the ascending colon. The nutritional management of these patients and the expected differences in their nutritional needs are discussed below
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