How Do You Replace a Gastrostomy Tube? Center

A gastrostomy tube (G-tube) is a feeding tube that is placed into the abdomen to provide nutrition or medication to the patients who are unable to feed themselves. A G-tube insertion is indicated in patients who are unable to consume food orally, with cancers of the oral cavities or esophagus, with Alzheimer’s disease, with stroke, and with certain conditions of the brain and nerves, where the muscles of the throat and mouth are weakened. Read more: How Do You Replace a Gastrostomy Tube? Article

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