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Gastrostomy Feeding by Syringe

Because your child cannot eat by mouth or requires more calories to grow, you will be giving the child's feeding through a gastrostomy tube that is placed into your child's stomach.

A gastrostomy tube is commonly called a "g-tube." These instructions will help you feed your child through this tube.

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Supplies

Procedure

If the Formula Backs Up

Safety Tips


Last Updated: 10/2012