Nutritional manipulation in the management of dumping syndrome

Vikram Khoshoo, Ram M. Reifen, Ben D. Gold, Philip M. Sherman, Paul B. Pencharz*

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Two children with Nissen's fundoplication and either gastrocystoplasty or pyloroplasty developed dumping syndrome. Correction of their blood glucose abnormalities, resolution of symptoms, and weight gain were effectively achieved by addition of fats and uncooked corn starch (50 g/l) to their feeds.

Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)1447-1448
Number of pages2
JournalArchives of Disease in Childhood
Issue number12
StatePublished - 1991
Externally publishedYes


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