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percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy

noun

Medical Definition of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy

  1. :  an endoscopic surgical procedure for placement of a feeding tube directly into the stomach through a small opening created in the skin and abdominal wall—abbreviation PEG


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