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Unformatted text preview: th celiac disease. All wheat, rye, barley, and
oats should be eliminated from the diet and replaced with corn and rice. Vitamin supplements, especially fat-soluble vitamins
and folate, may be needed in the early period of treatment to correct deficiencies.
Mineral oil is best tolerated when it is given chilled or mixed with cold drinks. Mixing the oil with chocolate
milk, blending it with ice cubes and fruit juice, or chilling it helps to disguise the taste. Administering mineral oil before meals
will affect the child¶s appetite. 22 323. Cleft Palate
After cleft palate repair, the mouth is rinsed with water after feedings to clean the palate repair site. Rinsing
food and residual sugars from the suture line reduces the risk of infection. Options 2, 3, and 4 are incorrect procedures. Hydrogen
peroxide, povidone-iodine, and lemon and glycerin are not used because of their harmful effect to oral tissues and the suture site.
324. Pyloric Stenosis Laboratory findings in an infant...
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