What is the role of surgery in the treatment of Silver-Russell syndrome (SRS)?

Updated: Feb 11, 2019
  • Author: Sunil Kumar Sinha, MD; Chief Editor: Luis O Rohena, MD, MS, FAAP, FACMG  more...
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Consider enteral feeding if the patient does not tolerate oral feeding and has severe failure to thrive. Nasogastric or percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) feeds are needed to facilitate growth and maintenance.


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