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Is there treatment for nec?
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Dr. Simon Tsiouris
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Yes
If by nec you mean necrotizing enterocolitis.
Treatment usually involves stopping feedings, relieving gas in the intestines by use of a small suction tube and initiation of antibiotics.

In brief: Yes
If by nec you mean necrotizing enterocolitis.
Treatment usually involves stopping feedings, relieving gas in the intestines by use of a small suction tube and initiation of antibiotics.
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