[PDF] Defining DIOS and constipation in cystic fibrosis with a multicentre study on the incidence, characteristics, and treatment of DIOS

Source:
European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition
Publisher:
European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition
Publication date:
01 January 2010

Abstract

This study aims to agree definitions of distal intestinal obstruction syndrome (DIOS) and constipation in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) and to determine the incidence, characteristics, and treatment of distal intestinal obstruction syndrome in a cohort of paediatric patients with cystic fibrosis.