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How to Manage Complications

  • Susumu InamineEmail author
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Abstract

Although the vast majority of bariatric procedures achieve successful outcomes and provide many benefits to the patients, there is still a significant risk of postoperative complications. Weight loss surgery is a relatively simple procedure that modifies the route of digestive tract. However, there are bariatric surgery specific complications different from that of other gastrointestinal procedures such as gastric cancer surgeries.

Keywords

Bariatric Surgery Gastric Bypass Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band Staple Line 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Endoscopic SurgeryNakagami General HospitalOkinawaJapan

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