Opinion Review
Copyright ©The Author(s) 2020.
World J Gastroenterol. May 28, 2020; 26(20): 2464-2471
Published online May 28, 2020. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v26.i20.2464
Table 4 Additional patient groups with a lack of data but potential benefit if the timing of gastrostomy is correct
Chronic pancreatitis
COPD with manifest or imminent undernutrition/cachexia
Severe eosinophilic esophagitis
Severe ulcerative reflux disease
Cancer with undernutrition syndrome
(Mild to) moderate dementia