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Parenteral Nutrition Facts – What it is and Types?

Parenteral Nutrition Facts

Parenteral nutrition (PN) is a type of nutrition therapy that involves providing nutrients and fluids through a vein, intravenously, or through a tube in the stomach. PN is used to provide supplemental nutrition to patients who cannot eat or drink because of medical conditions, injury, or surgery. PN is often necessary for long-term care or treatment of serious illnesses. There …

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