Category: Bariatric Surgeries

May 30, 2024
Leaks in Bariatric Surgery

Understanding the Risks of Gastrointestinal Leaks in Bariatric Surgery: A Detailed Overview Bariatric surgery, encompassing procedures like laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) and laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB), has become increasingly popular for managing morbid obesity. While these surgeries can lead to significant weight loss and improvement in comorbid conditions, they are not without risks. One […]

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May 20, 2024
Bariatric Surgery Pros and Cons

Bariatric Surgery: Weighing the Pros and Cons – Is It Right for You? Obesity is a growing health concern worldwide, leading to various health complications such as diabetes, heart disease, and certain cancers. For individuals struggling with severe obesity, bariatric surgery can be a life-changing intervention. However, like any medical procedure, it comes with its […]

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May 20, 2024
Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty vs Gastric Sleeve

Comparing VSG and ESG: Traditional Gastric Sleeve vs. Endoscopic Sleeve Introduction Morbid obesity remains a significant global health challenge. Among the many treatment options available, surgical interventions like Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy (VSG) have shown considerable success in weight loss management. However, newer techniques such as Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty (ESG) are emerging due to their minimally […]

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January 5, 2024
Bariatric Surgery as Safe as Other Common Operations

The article "Bariatric Surgery is as Safe as Other Common Operations" presents a comprehensive analysis that compares the safety of metabolic and bariatric surgery (MBS) with other frequently performed surgical procedures. The study, based on data from the American College of Surgeons-National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS-NSQIP), was presented at the ASMBS Annual Conference in […]

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May 19, 2023
Revisional Bariatric Surgery in Turkey!

What is the Revisional Bariatric Surgery? Revisional bariatric surgery, also known as secondary or reoperative bariatric surgery, is a procedure performed on individuals who have previously undergone bariatric surgery but require further surgical intervention due to inadequate weight loss, weight regain, or complications from the initial surgery. The goal of revisional surgery is to address […]

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February 3, 2022
BariClip: The Brand-new Bariatric Clip for Weight-loss

Obesity is an expanding health issue that jeopardizes the lives of adults and also youngsters worldwide. Bariatric surgeries like sleeve gastrectomy or gastric bypass are obesity-relieving methods that help in weight loss, cure underlying medical health problems, and are shown to prolong life expectancy. One new speculative treatment resembling a clip for weightloss, known as […]

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November 27, 2021
Transit Bipartition: An Attractive Revision Alternative When Sleeve Gastrectomy Fails

For patients that couldn’t lose adequate weight or regain weight after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG), second step revisional bariatric surgical treatment in the form of transportation bipartition is an effective next step, say clinicians in Germany. In Annals of Surgery Open, they note that "Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy has obtained global acceptance as a first-line bariatric […]

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