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Types of feeding tubes

*G (Gastric): G-tubes are surgically placed directly into the stomach.

*NJ (Nasojejunal): NJ-tubes run from the nose to the intestines.

*GJ (Gastricjejunal): GJ-tube is surgically placed in the stomach, and tubing runs to the intestines.

*J (Jejunal): J-tube can be surgically placed directly into the intestines or into the stomach like a GJ-tube.

Source: Feeding Tube Awareness Foundation