Ozlem Durmaz Ugurcan
Istanbul University
PediatricsCalprotectinFaecal calprotectinInfantile colicMedicine
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#1Aydan Kansu (Ankara University)H-Index: 16
#2Ozlem Durmaz Ugurcan (Istanbul University)H-Index: 1
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The practical value of using fibre-enriched enteral feeding regimens to rehabilitate malnourished children remains inconclusive. This study determined the usage patterns, gastrointestinal tolerance, anthropometrics and safety of high-fibre enteral feeding in malnourished children with growth failure.This Turkish observational study between February 2013 and June 2015 comprised 345 paediatric patients from 17 centres with malnutrition-related growth failure, with a weight and height of <2 SD perc...
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#2Gülbin Gökçay (Istanbul University)H-Index: 12
Last. Ozlem Durmaz Ugurcan (Istanbul University)H-Index: 1
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Introduction Excessive crying is a common semptom in the first three months of life. This situation named as infantile colic (first three months colic) is seen 10%–40% of the babies. Some theories were asserted in order to explain infantile colic, however they could not explain the aetiology in a certain way. In recent years, it is claimed that the changes in intestinal microbiota can result the colic. Measurement of faecal calprotectin showing the intestinal inflammation could be helpful for th...