If a child is unable to eat after surgery, a gastrostomy tube may be inserted directly into the stomach so the child to continue to receive nutrition.
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The information contained in this material should not be used as a substitute for the medical care and advice of your physician. There may be individual circumstances of your child's healthcare that cause a variation in treatment.
For more additional information and patient testimonials, view our guide, Supporting Nutrition: Understanding Tube Feeding .