Gastrointestinal System - Collagenous Sprue

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Nutrition Assessment


The nutrition assessment of an individual with collagenous sprue may include the following parameters using NCP terminology in the table below.
Nutrition Monitoring and Evaluation
Anthropometric Measurements (Adults)
  • Height/Length
  • Weight
  • Weight Change (% weight change over one month, three months, six months)
  • BMI
  • Body Compartment Estimates (waist circumference)
  • Growth pattern indices/percentile ranks
Anthropometric Comparative Standards (Adults)
MeasureNCP Terminology
Adult BMI
  • Weight and Growth
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Last Updated: 2020-09-16