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Esophagectomy diet: Nutrition guidelines  
Abstract:  This brochure offers diet guidelines to follow after having an esophagectomy, which is an operation to remove the esophagus. It includes instructions for a clear liquid diet, a full liquid diet, and how to get enough protein and calories. Tables of food groups show allowed foods and foods to avoid.
Author: Food and Nutrition Services
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2000, October 1, 2015
UWMC Availability:  Food and Nutrition Services
General Topics:  Surgery; Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Nutrition
Specific Subject(s):  Food; Esophagus; Dietary Guidelines
Language(s):  Chinese; English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
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Health Online Citation #3423

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