Two other bowel con­di­tions

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● NECROTISING ENTEROCOLITIS (NEC): This in the in­tes­tine is a se­ri­ous ill­ness in which tis­sues to die. It typ­i­cally (gut) be­come in­flamed and start pre­ma­ture or oc­curs in new­borns that are ei­ther oth­er­wise un­well.

● SHORT BOWEL SYN­DROME: A con­di­tion where the body is un­able to ab­sorb enough nu­tri­ents, be­cause part of the small in­tes­tine is miss­ing or dam­aged at birth, or has been sur­gi­cally re­moved.

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