Items tagged “morbid obesity”
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Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery
In many centers, laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass has become the most common bariatric procedure for morbid obesity. In this operation, the stomach is stapled or divided to form a small pouch (typically <30 mL in volume), which empties into a Roux limb of the jejunum of varying length (ty...
Published 19 May 2018