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Gastric Bypass pp 235-245 | Cite as

Abdominal Pain After Gastric Bypass

  • Alexander Charles Morrell
  • André Luiz Gioia Morrell
  • Alexander Charles MorrellJr.
  • Allan Gioia Morrell
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Abstract

Obesity remains a worldwide disease, often with social, physical and psychological involvement that results in worsening of quality of life and increased risk to health. Among its possibilities of surgical treatment, gastric bypass is still a procedure of greater choice for most patients, being well established both by conventional and laparoscopic approach in the major centers of bariatric surgery. As with all surgical procedures, this surgery allows complications of early and late stroke, most of them presenting with abdominal pain or discomfort, which should be evaluated in order to better understand and treatment.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alexander Charles Morrell
    • 1
  • André Luiz Gioia Morrell
    • 2
  • Alexander Charles MorrellJr.
    • 2
  • Allan Gioia Morrell
    • 2
  1. 1.General Surgery/Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery/Robotic SurgerySociedade Beneficente Israelita Brasileira Hospital Albert EinsteinSão PauloBrazil
  2. 2.General Surgery/Bariatric and Metabolic SurgerySociedade Beneficente Israelita Brasileira Hospital Albert EinsteinSão PauloBrazil

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