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parenteral nutritional support

This is nutrition in the form of dextrose, amino acids and electrolytes, vitamins, minerals, and trace metals administered intravenously to a patient whose intestines fail to function. peripheral parenteral nutrition (PPN): for short term requirements total parental nutrition (TPN): for patients who require long-term support.

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