Feeding tube

What is Feeding tube?

A flexible tube passed through the nose and into the alimentary tract, through which liquid food is passed.

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I am a larygectomy patient do I qualify for long term care in nursing home feeding tube

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Yes, you do qualify for long term care in nursing home feeding tube

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Sir, my mother is 80 years old, bed ridden now with parkinson's decease, now on "rhyles tube". We are feeding her liquids like Tea, Milkwith...

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