Gastrointestinal Radiology

, Volume 11, Issue 1, pp 20–26 | Cite as

Radiologic demonstration of important gastrostomy tube complications

  • Ellen L. Wolf
  • David Frager
  • Thomas C. Beneventano
Article

Abstract

Complications of gastrostomy tubes have been reported principally in the surgical literature and primarily affecting infants and children. Recent reports in the radiologic literature draw attention to the role of the radiologist in the evaluation of these complications.

Key words

Gastrostomy Gastrostomy complications 

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© Springer-Verlag 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ellen L. Wolf
    • 1
  • David Frager
    • 1
  • Thomas C. Beneventano
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Radiology, Albert Einstein College of MedicineMontefiore Medical CenterBronxUSA

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