Balloon gastrostomy migration leading to acute pancreatitis

Periselneris, J.; England, R.; Hull, M.
November 2006
Gut;Nov2006, Vol. 55 Issue 11, p1673
Academic Journal
The article focuses on a medical case wherein balloon gastrostomy led to acute pancreatitis. The author discusses results of diagnosis and offers an analysis regarding the report. The author advises patients to rotate the replacement gastrostomy tube intermittently in order to maintain tract patency prior to gastrostomy insertion.


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