percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy


: 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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“Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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