Malnutrition Puts Children with Crohn’s at Higher Risk of Post-surgery Complications, Study Says

Malnutrition Puts Children with Crohn’s at Higher Risk of Post-surgery Complications, Study Says
Worsening degrees of malnutrition are directly linked to a higher risk of 30-day complications in children with Crohn’s disease who have undergone major bowel surgery, a study says. The study, “Malnutrition increases the risk of 30-day complications after surgery in pediatric patients with Crohn disease,” appeared in the Journal of Pediatric Surgery.  Although there is

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