Which dietary modifications are used in the treatment of common variable immunodeficiency (CVID)?

Updated: Oct 16, 2018
  • Author: C Lucy Park, MD; Chief Editor: Harumi Jyonouchi, MD  more...
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Patients with common variable immunodeficiency and chronic lung disease may require a high-calorie diet supplementation because of high-energy expenditure. Patients with chronic enteropathy may require an elemental diet.


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