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dc.contributor.authorSoliman, Youssefen
dc.contributor.authorKurchin, Alexanderen
dc.contributor.authorDevgun, Surinderen
dc.date.accessioned2020-08-21T14:15:34Z
dc.date.available2020-08-21T14:15:34Z
dc.date.issued2020-05-03en
dc.identifier.issn2000-9666en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10919/99803
dc.description.abstractInadvertent removal of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube shortly after placement creates the potential for gastric perforation and requires immediate attention. This problem has been addressed in the past with either observation or surgery. We describe our experience with the alternative approach of semi-urgent 're-PEGing'. Our results in seven patients were favorable.en
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dc.rightsCreative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 Internationalen
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dc.subjectPEGen
dc.subjectgastrostomyen
dc.subjectfeeding tubeen
dc.subjectendoscopyen
dc.subjectearly removalen
dc.subjectinadvertent removalen
dc.subjectcomplicationen
dc.subjectreplacementen
dc.subjectgastrocutaneous tracten
dc.title'Re-PEGing': an endoscopic approach to inadvertent early removal of PEG tubeen
dc.typeArticle - Refereeden
dc.contributor.departmentVirginia Tech Carilion School of Medicineen
dc.title.serialJournal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectivesen
dc.identifier.doihttps://doi.org/10.1080/20009666.2020.1759853en
dc.identifier.volume10en
dc.identifier.issue3en
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