Postoperative and Postinterventional Changes
As postoperative changes can cause difficulties in the interpretation of video capsule endoscopy (VCE), knowledge of these differences is as important as in radiology . It is not uncommon to examine patients who have had a previous fundoplication, some type of gastrectomy, a partial small bowel resection, or an ileocecal resection . The findings obtained with VCE, especially at anastomotic sites, are often less than spectacular, at most demonstrating portions of the anastomosis.
KeywordsFundoplication Billroth I and II Roux-en-Y Anastomotic strictures Ileoanal pouch
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