Using the AMT Stoma Measuring Device

June 12, 2019

Watch this Video for a demonstration on how to measure your stoma for proper placement of the AMT Mini One Balloon Button.

Step by Step Guide

  1. Wash your hands
  2. Remove the existing feeding tube and set it aside for later if necessary
  3. Insert the AMT Stoma Measuring Device into the stoma, making sure the device goes slightly further into the stomach
  4. Inflate the Stoma Measuring Device using the supplied syringe with 5 ml of air.
  5. Tug slightly on the Stoma Measuring Device to ensure that the balloon is snug against the stomach wall
  6. Slide the blue indicator down until it is against the skin around the stoma
  7. Deflate the Stoma Measuring Device using the syringe that was supplied
  8. Remove the Stoma Measuring Device.  The Stoma length will be indicated at the bottom of the blue indicator.