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Stool water in preterm neonates.
  1. V Parmar,
  2. Y M Abdulrazzaq,
  3. O G Brooke


    Data are presented on faecal water losses in 93 preterm infants being fed breast milk (72 infant days) or formula (280 days). Losses per kg increased to 4 weeks, when they amounted to 11% of water requirement in infants fed breast milk and 8% in infants fed formula.

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