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Year : 2018  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 122-124

Interposed bowel loop during percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy placement; rare and nightmare

Department of Gastroenterology, Asian Institute of Medical Science, Faridabad, Haryana, India

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Irfan Ali Shera
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DOI: 10.4103/jde.JDE_78_17

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Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is one of common means of enteral nutrition in day-to-day gastroenterology practice. However, PEG is associated with complications such as infection, buried bumper, interposed bowel loops, and colocutaneous fistula. Herein, we present a case of PEG tube placement with interposed bowel loop in the gastric and parietal wall that was managed conservatively.

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