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Table. 2.


Variable Contraindications
Absolute contraindications Mechanical obstruction of the digestive tract
Active peritonitis
Uncorrectable coagulopathy (INR > 1.5, platelets < 50,000/mm3)
Ongoing bowel ischemia
Abdominal wall infection at the selected site of placement
History of total gastrectomy
Relative contraindications Recent gastrointestinal bleeding due to peptic ulcer disease
Hemodynamic or respiratory instability
Severe obesity
Abdominal wall defects
Peritoneal adhesions

INR, international normalized ratio.

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