Persistent diarrhoea and breastfeeding

ONNELA, Taina
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1997
20 p

This is a review that includes the definition, epidemiology, etiology, pathophysiology and risk factors of persistent diarrhoea. It also addresses the protective properties of breastmilk, the effect of breastfeeding and breastmilk on diarrhoea and the nutritional treatment of persistent diarrhoea

Document No:WHO/CHD/97.8 

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