The age-related incidence of meconium ileus equivalent in a cystic fibrosis population: the impact of high-energy intake.

@article{Andersen1990TheAI,
  title={The age-related incidence of meconium ileus equivalent in a cystic fibrosis population: the impact of high-energy intake.},
  author={Henrik Orbaek Andersen and Kari Hjelt and E Waever and K. Overgaard},
  journal={Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition},
  year={1990},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={356-60}
}
During the decade from 1976 to 1986, the age-related incidence of meconium ileus equivalent (MIE) was calculated on the basis of 240 Danish cystic fibrosis (CF) patients. In the first 5 years, the patients were given enteric-coated granules of pancreatic enzymes (Pancreatin, Rosco, Denmark), and a low fat diet was recommended. In the last 5 years, the Center recommended supplementation with acid-resistant, enteric-coated, encapsulated microspheres (Pancrease, Cilag, Birkerød, Denmark), and high… CONTINUE READING

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