Evaluation and Management of Iron Deficiency in Children Undergoing Intestinal Rehabilitation

Publication Date: April 30, 2023
Last Updated: May 1, 2023

Summary of Recommendations

In children with suspected altered GI motility (gastroparesis, PIPO) or a history of gastrojejunal bypass, persistently draining G tube, we recommend clamping the G tube for 30 minutes after enteral iron administration into the gastric port for improved absorption into the duodenum. (8 authors in favor)
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Evaluation and Management of Iron Deficiency in Children Undergoing Intestinal Rehabilitation

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