Failure to thrive may indicate exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI), a condition that occurs when the pancreas fails to provide the necessary amount of digestive enzymes. Due to lack of these enzymes, people with EPI cannot properly digest the nutrients, fats, proteins and carbohydrates (maldigestion)
Failure to thrive
21 February 2020
LP36298-5 Failure to thrive
HP:0001531 Failure to thrive
T 10 Retarded Growth
Shwachman-Diamond syndrome is complex condition which affects different body functions.
The pancreas produces less enzymes for the uptake of food.
The bone marrow malfunctions and...