Exocrine Gland Dysfunction - Pediatric Nursing - Lecture Slides, Slides for Pediatrics. Acharya Nagarjuna University


Description: These are the important key points of lecture slides of Pediatric Nursing are: Exocrine Gland Dysfunction, Mucous Secretions, Dysfunction of Mucous, Gastrointestinal Absorption Problems, Blocked Pancreatic Ducts, Secretion of Digestive Enzymes, Meconium Ileus
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Exocrine Gland Dysfunction
Mucous secretions are thick and tenacious
Dysfunction of mucous producing glands leads to
multiple gastrointestinal absorption problems.
Blocked pancreatic ducts
No secretion of digestive enzymes
Meconium ileus at birth
Failure to thrive
Steatorrhea stools / constipation
Voracious appetite with poor weight gain
Recurrent respiratory infections
Chronic cough
Malabsorption of intestines
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