Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy and Stomal Bilious Leakage in a Patient With a Billroth II Gastrectomy

Batoon, Sherwin B.; Vela, Anthony T.; Dave, Devang; Wahid, Zahid; Arunacahalam, Mathu; Shatenfeld, Gregoriy; Pavlovici, Sherban
November 2000
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov2000, Vol. 95 Issue 11, p3320
Academic Journal
Describes a case of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) and stomal bilious leakage in an elderly woman with a Billroth II gastrectomy. Symptoms presented by the patient; Indications of PEG tube placement; Efficacy of scintigraphic method in detecting gastroesophageal reflux in patients with PEG; Complications of PEG tube placement.


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