Poor feeding in infants

Alternative Names

Feeding – infant’s lack of interest; Infant – lack of interest in feeding

Definition of Poor feeding in infants

Poor feeding is when an infant has a lack of interest in feeding or a problem receiving the proper amount of nutrition.

Review

Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 8/2/2009

Toddler development

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