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Digestive Disorders in Children

Many digestive disorders may require clinical care by a physician or other health care professional. Some digestive disorders are congenital (present at birth) while others occur after birth. Listed in the directory below is some additional information regarding digestive disorders in high-risk newborns, for which we have provided a brief overview.

Necrotizing Enterocolitis

Gastroesophageal Reflux (GER)



Medical Reviewers:

  • Kanipe, Jennifer RN, BSN