Digestive Diseases and Sciences

, Volume 50, Issue 2, pp 411–414 | Cite as

Hepatic Portal and Mesenteric Vein Gas as a Late Complication of Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Tube Placement in an Elderly Patient



percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube portal vein gas mesenteric vein gas ileus 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Internal MedicineUniversity of Virginia, Veterans Affairs Medical CenterSalemUSA

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