Short bowel syndrome

Rajasekhar Bodicharla, Amber Daigre, Alan M Delamater, Debora Duro

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CLINICAL PRESENTATION Clinical manifestations of SBS in children are as follows: • Diarrhea and steatorrhea. • Weight loss. • Anemia related to iron and/or vitamin B12 malabsorption. • Bleeding diathesis related to vitamin K malabsorption. • Osteoporosis/osteomalacia related to vitamin D and calcium malabsorption. • Hyponatremia, hypokalemia. • Hypovolemia. • Macronutrient or micronutrient deficiency states.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPediatric Gastroenterology
Subtitle of host publicationA Color Handbook
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9781482217902
ISBN (Print)9781138428683
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Bodicharla, R., Daigre, A., Delamater, A. M., & Duro, D. (2014). Short bowel syndrome. In Pediatric Gastroenterology: A Color Handbook (pp. 191-198). CRC Press.