Witzel jejunostomy

Witzel jejunostomy

(vit'zl)
[Friedrich O. Witzel, Ger. surgeon, 1865–1925]
A jejunostomy created by inserting a rubber or silicone catheter into the jejunum and bringing it to the skin surface. Medication and feedings can be administered on a long-term basis.
See: jejunostomy

Witzel,

Friedrich O., German surgeon, 1865-1925.
Witzel jejunostomy