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Incidence of marginal ulcer 1 month and 1 to 2 years after gastric bypass: A prospective consecutive endoscopic evaluation of 442 patients with morbid obesity
Background: Marginal ulcer (MU) is an occasional complication after gastric bypass. We studied the incidence of this complication by a prospective routine endoscopic evaluation. 441 morbidly obese patients were studied ...
Increased Gastric Retention Capacity, Assessed by Scintigraphy, after APC Treatment of Dilated Gastrojejunal Anastomosis
Background: Weight regain occurs in about 20% of patients after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB). Studies have reported that in most cases this regain is associated with dilatation of the gastrojejunal anastomosis. To correct ...
Intussusception after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass causing bowel obstruction. Report of one case
Intussusception is a rare complication following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery, and can be present with various complaints making it difficult to diagnose and even more challenging in the pregnant patients. We describe ...
Laparoscopic subtotal gastrectomy in morbid obese patients: a valid option to laparoscopic gastric bypass in particular circumstances (prospective study)
Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (LRYGB) without resection of the distal stomach is largely performed over the world for morbid obesity. Potential risk of gastric remnant carcinoma development has been suggested. ...
Efecto del bypass en la esofagitis erosiva en pacientes con obesidad mórbida
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2006)
Intestinal intussusception in pregnant women after gastric bypass: Case report
Worldwide, it is estimated that approximately 634,897 people undergo bariatric procedures each year, with vertical gastrectomy and gastric bypass, representing 53.6% and 30%, respectively. Among operated patients, approximately ...
Incarcerated right-sided diaphragmatic hernia in a patient undergoing Roux-en-Y gastric bypass