Intestinal failure results from surgical resection, congenital defect or disease associated loss of absorption and is characterized by the inability to maintain protein-energy, fluid, electrolyte or micronutrient balances when on a conventionally accepted normal diet.
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Specialized Intestinal Rehabilitation Unit
Treatment and Care
Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Treatment at Children's National Hospital
Our pediatric experts are dedicated to providing comprehensive and personalized care for your child to treat and manage the full range of digestive disorders. Discover more about the treatment we offer.
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Providers of Intestinal Rehabilitation
Departments that Offer Intestinal Rehabilitation
Whether your infant has arrived prematurely or has a critical illness, the Children's National Hospital's top-ranked team assists in coordinating every service you and your baby need, including consultations, assessments, emergency treatments and continuing care.
Intestinal Rehabilitation Program
Our intestinal rehabilitation experts provide advanced, comprehensive services for children with intestinal failure.
Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Our gastroenterology experts provide expert diagnosis and treatments for children with digestive, liver and nutrition disorders.