Sonda de alimentación

Una sonda de alimentación es un pequeño tubo de plástico suave introducido por la nariz o la boca para llegar al estómago. Se usa una sonda de alimentación para suministrar alimentos y medicamentos al estómago hasta que la persona puede recibir alimentación por vía oral.

Sonda de alimentación


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