Breastfeeding logoClinical Uses of Donor Milk


  1. Nutritional
    Prematurity
    Failure to thrive
    Malabsorption
    Renal failure
    Feeding intolerance
    Inborn errors of metabolism
    Post-surgical nutrition
    Burns

     

  2. Medical/Therapeutic

    Treatment for infectious disease

    Post-surgical healing

    Immunodeficiency diseases

    Inborn errors of metabolism

     

  3. Preventive

    AIDS
    NEC
    Crohn's disease
    Colitis
    Allergies to artificially manufactured milks

     

  4. Anecdotal/Potential Uses Adult diseases

    Eye surgery/diseases
    Burns - as topical for epidermal growth factor
    Crack/cocaine infants


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