Conditions That Can Require Tube Feeding in Children
So many parents have heard from friends, family, strangers that they don’t understand why children need to be tube fed. They haven’t heard of medical reasons that would necessitate it. Well, here is the list of medical conditions that can lead to feeding difficulties that can be severe enough to require tube feeding. The conditions are varied, and many of them aren’t visible. There is often a lengthy diagnostic process and children can go undiagnosed for years.