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acid reflux after gastric bypass surgery

A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
44 years experience Endocrinology
Yes: B"sd some recollection yes - case reports from the literature: Treatment of giant hiatal hernia by laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass - 2015 2 cas ... Read More

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Only : Precaution i can give is to avoid any heavy lifting or straining for 6 weeks after surgery. Otherwise enjoy your baby.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bolhack
34 years experience Wound care
Bariatric surgery: Make sure that you are involved with a surgeon that runs a comprehensive program where patients are followed carefully. Ask to work with a nutritionis ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Kuhn
36 years experience Bariatrics
Preferences change: The taste of food is not different. However, food preferences do sometimes change. Some people don't crave fatty foods the same. Hunger is decreased c ... Read More
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Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Over th counter iron: Yes you can if you have iron deficiency and/or anaemia.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Fung
Dr. John Fung answered
38 years experience General Surgery
Loss of physiology: Food normally is mixed with acid and mechanically broken down in the upper stomach. Small amounts are released through the antrum of the stomach, whi ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Kuhn
36 years experience Bariatrics
Yes, even safer: Pregnancy is perfectly safe after gastric bypass. In fact, many obese women have trouble getting pregnant until gastric bypass. Fertility improves alm ... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Probably: Do not see any reason why not, but please check with your surgeon, who knows you well.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Time: Generally settles out at a year. If too much or too fast, one may need dietician, vitamin, supplement help. Occasional the operation is reversed!
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Curtis Wong
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Massive Weight Loss: From gastric bypass surgery will result in a remarkable change in your body. There will be excesses of skin everywhere as well as loss of breast volu ... Read More

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