Endgames Case scenario

Epidermal burn at a PEG site

BMJ 2015; 351 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h5530 (Published 19 October 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;351:h5530
  1. Claire Alyss Spolton-Dean, core surgical trainee,
  2. George Lye, burns and plastics registrar,
  3. Tom Potokar, burns and plastics consultant
  1. 1Department of Burns and Plastic Surgery, Morriston Hospital, Swansea, UK
  1. Correspondence to: C A Spolton-Dean claire99999{at}hotmail.com

A patient underwent insertion of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) after a cerebrovascular event. Two weeks later, gastric contents were to be found leaking from …

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