Intestinal Failure: Definitions and Classifications

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationIntestinal Failure
Subtitle of host publicationDiagnosis, Management and Transplantation
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)9781405146371
StatePublished - Jan 9 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • Chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction syndrome (CIPOS)
  • Intestinal failure (IF)-definitions and classifications
  • Intestinal failure and IF causes
  • Intestinal neuromuscular motility disorders
  • Midgut volvulus malrotation and ischemia and necrosis
  • Parenteral nutrition-irreversible IF first line treatment
  • Short bowel syndrome (SBS)

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  • Medicine(all)

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