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Postpyloric (or jejunal) feeding may be required in children where feeding via gastrostomy is associated with problems of severe gastro-oesophageal reflux leading to faltering growth.1 2
A 2-year-old boy presented with what appeared to be a standard complication of tube blockage, having previously been fed through a 6-French jejunal (J) extension …
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