Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) in palliative treatment of non-operable intestinal obstruction due to gynecologic cancer: A review

E. Campagnutta, R. Cannizzaro

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Abstract

Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a relatively simple method in achieving non-surgical gastric decompression in patients with upper gastrointestinal tract obstruction from metastatic pelvic and abdominal tumors.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)397-402
Number of pages6
JournalEuropean Journal of Gynaecological Oncology
Volume21
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2000

Keywords

  • Gastrostomy
  • Intestinal obstruction Endoscopy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Oncology

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