Gastric outlet obstruction caused by replacement gastrostomy tube.

Abstract

3 90-year-old woman was admitted for a 2-week history of fever and persistent peristomal leakage. A percutaneous enoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) was placed a year earlier as a result of ultiple strokes resulting in dysphagia. During the ensuing year, he gastrostomy tube was replaced multiple times at the bedside as result of minor complications. The physical… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.cgh.2008.02.007

Topics

  • Presentations referencing similar topics