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PEG tube removal should only be done by a trained healthcare provider. If the brand of tube has a soft internal mushroom bolster, it can be removed by pulling. This may cause some transient stinging and burning at the incision site. If it has a balloon internal bolster, the balloon is deflated and the tube is removed.How do you replace a PEG tube?
If the PEG tube is not replaced by another tube, the PEG tract will shrink in several hours and close within days. A new PEG tube should be replaced quickly. Otherwise, a Foley catheter should be placed through the PEG tract to keep it open. Select the size of replacement feeding tube based on the size of old PEG tube.Where is a PEG tube inserted?
If you have a medical condition that makes it hard to eat enough food, you might need a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube. The PEG tube is inserted through the skin on the abdomen and into the stomach. Why is a PEG tube inserted? The procedure is performed so that liquid food can be transferred directly into the stomach.How often should a PEG tube be replaced?
Most patients had PEG tubes with varying degrees of occlusion. Conclusion: PEG tubes should be replaced after approximately eight months in order to prevent skin infection around the PEG and fungal growth. We recommend replacement of PEG tubes by a skilled physician in the hospital at regular eight-month intervals.