Table 2.

Inadequate Calorie Absorption

Malabsorption
• Biliary atresia/cirrhosis
• Celiac disease
• Cystic fibrosis
• Enzymatic deficiencies
• Food (protein) sensitivity/intolerance
• Immunologic deficiency
• Inflammatory bowel disease
Diarrhea
• Bacterial gastroenteritis
• Parasitic infection
• Starvation diarrhea
Hepatitis
Hirschsprung Disease
Psychosocial Problems
• Refeeding diarrhea