Specific requirements exist in addition to all general pediatric guidelines in DI 22510.035.
The history should include a description of:
Any feeding problems during infancy;
The child's usual diet; and
The physical exam should include:
Liver and spleen size;
Presence of any jaundice;
Comments on nutritional status;
Presence of any abdominal distention; and
For infants and toddlers, observation of the child eating or drinking, if possible,
and comment on observations.
Laboratory testing should include, if appropriate:
Serum total bilirubin;
International normalized ratio (INR);
Serum albumin, and