Procedures & Tests - Nasogastric Tube Placement

(This procedure/test may also be known as: Feeding Tube, NG Tube)

A nasogastric (NG) tube is a soft feeding tube. The tube is placed in the nose, down the throat and into the stomach. This provides a way to feed your child who is not eating enough for good growth.

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