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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. 322. Constipation 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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