Neonatal Gastrointestinal Problems

Ability to eat and digest food is crucial for growth and energy requirements of a Newborn. Neonates are also susceptible to various gastrointestinal disorders and may require surgical procedures like inguinal hernia, ileac perforation etcetera. Gastrointestinal infection like Infectious gastroenteritis may also occur. Vomiting, spitting up and dribbling milk with some others can be considered as symptoms of infant gastrointestinal problems. These disorders prevent normal digestion and cause irritation to baby.