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Who needs a jejunostomy tube!?

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In brief: For feeding

Jejunostomy tube is placed for intestinal feedings, usually in someone who is too ill and unable to swallow or eat.
It may be placed in someone after a major abdominal surgery to assist in recovery and improve nutrition while healing. It is usually a temporary tube.

In brief: For feeding

Jejunostomy tube is placed for intestinal feedings, usually in someone who is too ill and unable to swallow or eat.
It may be placed in someone after a major abdominal surgery to assist in recovery and improve nutrition while healing. It is usually a temporary tube.
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
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