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Radiology in the Acute Bariatric Patient

  • Dustin R. Roberie
  • Thomas F. Murphy
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Abstract

Obesity continues to be an increasing problem with corresponding bariatric surgical procedures also becoming more prevalent. Knowledge of the various bariatric surgical procedures and their anatomical differences is key to understanding the complications that may arise following surgery. Imaging of the bariatric patient will vary based upon complications commonly encountered in the early postsurgical period versus those occurring months to years following surgery.

Keywords

Bariatric Complication Imaging Obesity Gastric bypass Radiology 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dustin R. Roberie
    • 1
  • Thomas F. Murphy
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyTripler Army Medical CenterHonoluluUSA

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