What are the uses of nutritional therapy for pediatric Crohn disease?

Updated: Oct 23, 2018
  • Author: Andrew B Grossman, MD; Chief Editor: Carmen Cuffari, MD  more...
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Besides being used for treatment of mild and moderate-to-severe disease and maintenance of remission, nutritional therapies are used for nutritional rehabilitation. In addition to the beneficial nutritional effects, the formula is thought to have anti-inflammatory properties.


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