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Definition of Gastrostomy

Reviewed on 3/29/2021

Gastrostomy: A surgical opening into the stomach. A gastrostomy may be used for feeding, usually via a feeding tube called a gastrostomy tube. Feeding can also be done through a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube.

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Pancreatitis is inflammation of an organ in the abdomen called the pancreas. See Answer

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