Malabsorption associated with surgical procedures and its treatment.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Signs and symptoms of malabsorption after surgical procedures can be subtle and recognized late. This article reviews some of the more common surgical procedures potentially associated with malabsorption and suggests techniques of nutrition intervention. Early recognition, and preferably preventative care, should result in improved patient outcome.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Grant, JP; Chapman, G; Russell, MK

Published Date

  • April 1996

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 11 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 43 - 52

PubMed ID

  • 8788337

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0884-5336

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/011542659601100243


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States