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Buried Bumper Syndrome: A Late Complication of PEG Tube Insertion
  • Norliana Dalila Mohamad Ali,
  • Bushra Johari,
  • Yahya Mohd Aripin
Norliana Dalila Mohamad Ali
Universiti Teknologi Mara Fakulti Perubatan
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Bushra Johari
Universiti Teknologi Mara Fakulti Perubatan
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Yahya Mohd Aripin
Universiti Teknologi Mara Fakulti Perubatan
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Abstract

Buried bumper syndrome (BBS) is a rare serious late complication of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) where the internal bumper migrates along the stoma tract. BBS is a clinical diagnosis and the role of imaging is to identify the exact site of the migrated internal bumper.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

02 Aug 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
02 Aug 2021Assigned to Editor
02 Aug 2021Submission Checks Completed
04 Aug 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
05 Aug 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending