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3rd February 2015, 17:40
Hi, I have just had the results back from my PEG swab and I have thrush. I'm to get canisten cream for it. Anyone else had this problem? How on earth did I get thrush in my PEG? I've had a PEG for four years and never had this problem before. Any ideas on how to prevent it happening again? I have quite a lot of over granulation which is sore and bleeds. I have been told for the very first time in four years that to prevent this happening the triangle plate needs to be tight against the body. I'm trying this.

3rd February 2015, 18:00
There has been atleast two cases Peggy;

You might find more by Putting thrush in the search box in the top right corner of this page.

Look at this link:- http://forum.mndassociation.org/showthread.php?3583-Feeding-tube-feeds&highlight

Regards Terry

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