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Fecal Microbiota Transplant for Treatment of Clostridium difficile Infection in Immunocompromised Patients
OBJECTIVES:Patients who are immunocompromised (IC) are at increased risk of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI), which has increased to epidemic proportions over the past decade. Fecal microbiotaExpand
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Fecal Microbial Transplant Effect on Clinical Outcomes and Fecal Microbiome in Active Crohn's Disease
Background:Crohn's disease (CD) is a chronic idiopathic inflammatory intestinal disorder associated with fecal dysbiosis. Fecal microbial transplant (FMT) is a potential therapeutic option forExpand
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Nutritional Strategy for Adolescents Undergoing Bariatric Surgery: Report of a Working Group of the Nutrition Committee of NASPGHAN/NACHRI
ABSTRACT Surgical options for the treatment of adolescent obesity have been gaining popularity. Adolescent patients present a particular challenge to clinicians, secondary to age-related issues,Expand
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Fecal Microbial Transplant Via Nasogastric Tube for Active Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis
Background: Ulcerative colitis (UC), a chronic inflammatory disease of the large intestine, is characterized by a dysregulated immune reaction. UC is associated with fecal dysbiosis. Human and animalExpand
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The microbiota in inflammatory bowel disease: current and therapeutic insights
Inflammatory bowel disease is a heterogeneous group of chronic disorders that result from the interaction of the intestinal immune system with the gut microbiome. Until recently, most investigativeExpand
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The intestinal microbiome, barrier function, and immune system in inflammatory bowel disease: a tripartite pathophysiological circuit with implications for new therapeutic directions
We discuss the tripartite pathophysiological circuit of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), involving the intestinal microbiota, barrier function, and immune system. Dysfunction in each of theseExpand
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Fecal Microbiota Transplantation Via Nasogastric Tube for Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection in Pediatric Patients
ABSTRACT Fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) is a safe and effective therapy for adults with recurrent Clostridium difficile colitis, but data regarding FMT in children are limited and focus onExpand
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Clinical and Fecal Microbial Changes With Diet Therapy in Active Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Goal: To determine the effect of the specific carbohydrate diet (SCD) on active inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Background: IBD is a chronic idiopathic inflammatory intestinal disorder associatedExpand
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Nutritional deficiencies during normal growth.
  • D. Suskind
  • Medicine
  • Pediatric clinics of North America
  • 1 October 2009
Nutritional deficiencies have always been a major consideration in pediatrics. Although the classic forms of many of the well-documented nutritional deficiencies are memorized during training as aExpand
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Childhood Obesity for Pediatric Gastroenterologists
ABSTRACT Obesity in childhood is one of the major health issues in pediatric health care today. As expected, the prevalence of obesity-related comorbidities has risen in parallel with that ofExpand
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