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Short Bowel Syndrome - I just returned home from the hospital a couple of days ago and I have 120 cm

Posted 31 May 2011 by mjaeger0510 2 answers

... left of my small bowel, and I am wondering how long before I am able to get off tpn an tube feedings, no one has really answered for me one doctor says 6 months and another says a couple years and Im really wondering how soon someone has gotten free of tpn and tube feedings??

Total Parenteral Nutrition - anyone heard that using TPN for years is bad for your liver?

Posted 15 Feb 2013 by lynnolden 2 answers

Have any of you been told by your nutritionist that using TPN long term is bad and will destroy your liver?

Intravenous Electrolyte Solution - On TPN over 45 days. I was off one day due to having to go to...

Posted 12 Feb 2018 by TPN not working 1 answer

... hospital because I was hydrated. Which I was told isn't possible. Also, tonight throwing up, 2/11/2018. Something isn't right

How do you calculate tpn electrolytes?

Posted 28 Apr 2011 by sejs 1 answer

Monday final in clinical nutrition is coming up and I still don't know how to calculate added electrolytes for tpn! The TA is no help. My web searches have been fruitless and class notes/ppt are equally useless. I need a step by step procedure for calculating Mg, K, P.

Tpn and vancomycin?

Posted 30 Jul 2010 by mdc68 1 answer

Total Parenteral Nutrition - TPN after major surgery?

Posted 24 Mar 2015 by Annie1811 1 answer

My dad has just had his small and large intestine removed, as a result of calcification of the vessels. He's never smoked, isn't a diabetic and he is a very fit and active 59 year old. They believe it is the result of radiotherapy he received 35 years ago for testicular cancer. This has ...

Anyone experience extreme nausea and no energy and loss if appetite while on the tpn bag aftersurg?

Posted 5 Sep 2015 by Miyokotl 1 answer

Surgery to remove gall bladder... on bag now 3 weeks. Smells super sensitive and no appetite

PICC Line - My husband recently had a pic line inserted due to his weight loss and massive muscle?

Posted 22 Nov 2016 by vicki2016 1 answer

... wasting. My husband is getting TPN as nutrition 24/7 for 30 days straight to build him up! However, after only two days of the pic line and TPN the pump and battery failed!!! Are you kidding me!!! Is it common for pic lines to have pump and battery failures, or was this just a one time ...

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