Anastomotic Leaks after Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass

  • Alexander Perez
  • Eric J. De Maria

Anastomotic leak is a rare early complication of laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery and is an independent risk factor for mortality.


Gastric Bypass Morbid Obesity Anastomotic Leak Gastric Bypass Surgery Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alexander Perez
    • 1
  • Eric J. De Maria
    • 2
  1. 1.Minimally Invasive Surgery FellowDuke University Medical CenterDurham
  2. 2.Professor and Vice Chairman, Network General SurgeryDirector, Bariatric and EndoSurgery, Duke UniversityDurhamUSA

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