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PEG Tube (Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy)

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WI85-1188
Language
English
Creator
Endoscopy Clinic staff, QE II

This pamphlet explains why you may need a feeding tube and how the tube is put in. It provides details on how to get ready for the procedure, what to expect after the tube has been inserted, and how to care for your PEG tube at home.

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