Which specialist consultations are beneficial in the treatment of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC)?

Updated: Dec 27, 2017
  • Author: Shelley C Springer, JD, MD, MSc, MBA, FAAP; Chief Editor: Muhammad Aslam, MD  more...
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Consult with a pediatric surgeon at the earliest suspicion of developing necrotizing enterocolitis. This may require transferring the patient to another facility where such services are available.


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