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Unformatted text preview: 3 Cs´²coughing and choking with feedings and unexplained cyanosis² should be suspected of tracheoesophageal fistula 104. GERD Small, more frequent feedings with frequent burping often are prescribed in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux. Feedings thickened with rice cereal may reduce episodes of emesis. If thickened formula is used, cross-cutting of the nipple may be required. 105. Pyloric Stenosis Clinical manifestations of pyloric stenosis include projectile vomiting, irritability, hunger and crying, constipation, and signs of dehydration, including a decrease in urine output. 106. Lactose Intolerance Lactose intolerance is the inability to tolerate lactose, the sugar found in dairy products. Removing milk and other dairy products from the diet can provide adequate relief from symptoms. Additional dietary changes may be required to provide adequate sources of calcium and, in the infant, protein and calories. 107. Celiac Disease Dietary management is the mainstay of treatment in c...
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