Dictionary » F » Feeding tube

Feeding tube

Feeding tube

a flexible tube passed through the oral pharynx and into the oesophagus and stomach, through which liquid food is fed.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

Results from our forum


... another horse, where the fresh blood of the two hosts may mingle. Blood-feeding mosquitoes are much neater and more surgical; they insert a tube for drawing blood, and by the time they are ready for their next meal, even on a second ...

See entire post
by sharleenreyna
Wed Apr 20, 2011 9:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Replies: 21
Views: 16759

peristalsis, segmentation and digestion?

... they returned much faster last month after her first surgery. Her feeding tube was restarted but there is no movement or absorption of the fluid. Sounds to me like there ...

See entire post
by skye872
Thu Jun 16, 2005 3:08 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: peristalsis, segmentation and digestion?
Replies: 2
Views: 6101

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 757 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link