NG/OG (ube insertion)

Swedish translation: nasograstrisk/orogastrisk

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English term or phrase:NG/OG
Swedish translation:nasograstrisk/orogastrisk
Entered by: Marie Eriksson

16:02 Jan 29, 2003
English to Swedish translations [PRO]
Medical
English term or phrase: NG/OG (ube insertion)
För tidigt födda barn, någon som vet vad förkortningarna står för?
Marie Eriksson
Local time: 16:14
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Explanation:
Nasogastric tube (NG) – Orogastric (OG) A small tube inserted through the nose (NG) or mouth (OG) down the esophagus and into the stomach. Used to gavage-feed and/or to stop air from collecting in the stomach. http://www.uhmc.sunysb.edu/pediatrics/glossary.html

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Note added at 2003-01-29 16:14:35 (GMT)
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NG - (Naso-gastric) tube: A flexible tube placed in nose to feed baby, or drain air or mucous from stomach.
OG - (Oro-gastric) tube. - Flexible tube that goes down the baby’smouth into the stomach. It will drain mucous, air, or may be used for feeding
http://www.baystatehealth.com/1025/4242/3276/3306/4191/
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Explanation:
Nasogastric tube (NG) – Orogastric (OG) A small tube inserted through the nose (NG) or mouth (OG) down the esophagus and into the stomach. Used to gavage-feed and/or to stop air from collecting in the stomach. http://www.uhmc.sunysb.edu/pediatrics/glossary.html

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Note added at 2003-01-29 16:14:35 (GMT)
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NG - (Naso-gastric) tube: A flexible tube placed in nose to feed baby, or drain air or mucous from stomach.
OG - (Oro-gastric) tube. - Flexible tube that goes down the baby’smouth into the stomach. It will drain mucous, air, or may be used for feeding
http://www.baystatehealth.com/1025/4242/3276/3306/4191/

hirselina
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Inger Brandt
9 mins

agree  Åsa Gudmundsson
25 mins

agree  Glenn Viklund: nasogastrisk/orogastrisk således..
1 hr

agree  Sven Petersson: Glenn's translation is correct.
5 hrs
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