Definition of nasogastric
: being or performed by intubation of the stomach through the nasal passages a nasogastric tube
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The system trains parents to care for their preemies so that in a matter of weeks, will be pros at handling everyday care such as temperature taking, feeding, and even inserting nasogastric feeding tubes, according to the BBC.
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Medical Definition of nasogastric
: of, relating to, being, or performed by intubation of the stomach by way of the nasal passages insertion of a nasogastric tube nasogastric suction
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