TITLE

DUODENAL PERFORATION CAUSED BY NASOGASTRIC INTUBATION

AUTHOR(S)
Islam, Saleem; Counihan, Tomothy C.; Marik, Paul E.
PUB. DATE
November 1996
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov1996, Vol. 91 Issue 11, p2439
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a case of duodenal perforation following nasogastric (NG) intubation. Uses of NG tubes; Ways to accomplish the confirmation of intragastric location; Description of NG tubes.
ACCESSION #
16019163

 

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