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Acute gastric dilatation--a delayed complication of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.
  1. S Ghosh,
  2. M A Eastwood,
  3. K R Palmer
  1. Gastrointestinal Unit, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh.


    Acute gastric dilatation presenting 15 months after a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy is reported. The gastric dilatation was associated with local sepsis around the gastrostomy and resolved after removal of the gastrostomy tube.

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