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Feeding Tube "French" Sizes Explained

Gastrostomy feeding tubes or G-tubes of different sizes
G-Tubes of various French sizes

Learn About The Feeding Tube French Size Scale:

Whether or not you're on a blended diet for your tube feeding, it's good to know and understand feeding tube sizes. If you are using blenderized tube feeding or are thinking about using blenderized tube feeding, it may interest you to know that a 14 French tube size is generally considered the minimum size to be sure that blended food will flow easily through the tube. In the video below, the French scale for feeding tube sizing is explained and considerations for blenderized tube feeding are shared:

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