Necrotizing Enterocolitis treatments
Necrotizing Enterocolitis

Treatments could include:

  • Administration of Intravenous Fluids
  • Necrotizing Enterocolitis Stop Feeding
  • Necrotizing Enterocolitis Bowel Decompression
  • Antibiotic Therapy
  • Resuscitation using intravenous fluid
  • Peritoneal drainage procedure (procedure)
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Total Parenteral Nutrition
  • Colostomy Procedure
  • Ileostomy Procedure
  • Partial Resection of Intestine with Anastomosis
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Some newborns cannot absorb sufficient nutrition through the stomach and intestine, collectively known as the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. Therefore, they need to receive nutrients through a vein, or intravenously (IV). In some infants, the GI tra...
    Source:HLCMS
  • A colostomy is a surgical procedure that brings one end of the large intestine out through the abdominal wall. During this procedure, one end of the colon is diverted through an incision in the abdominal wall to create a stoma. A stoma is the open...
    Source:HLCMS
  • An ileostomy is a surgically made opening in your abdominal wall. The ileum, which is the lower end of the small intestine, is passed through this opening and stitched into place. Your digested food is released into a pouch you wear externally. It...
    Source:HLCMS
back to top
General Drug Tools
General Drug Tools view all tools
Health Management
Programs
Health Management Programs view all programs
Tools for
Healthy Living
Tools for Healthy Living view all tools
Search Tools
Search Tools view all tools
Insurance Plan Tools
Insurance Plan Tools view all tools

What is a reference number?

When you register on this site, you are assigned a reference number. This number contains your profile information and helps UnitedHealthcare identify you when you come back to the site.

If you searched for a plan on this site in a previous session, you might already have a reference number. This number will contain any information you saved about plans and prescription drugs. To use that reference number, click on the "Change or view saved information" link below.

You can retrieve information from previous visits to this site, such as saved drug lists and Plan Selector information.