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What is the difference between a gastric sleeve and an inverted gastric sleeve?

What is the difference between a gastric sleeve and an inverted gastric sleeve?

Read this article: https://www.drdkim.net/procedures/david-kim-inverted-gastric-sleeve-dallas-tx/ Nothing different other than the suture line is oversewn to minimize leaks ...Read more

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What exactly is gastric stasis?

Poor emptying: The stomach (gastric) emptys its contents into the duodenum, and this area may be narrowed due to scarring (peptic ulcer), congenital problems. The stomach wall should be able to squeeze the contents into the duodenum, but sometimes the stomach just lies there(gastoparesis) as seen in diabetes. The result is poor emptying of the stomach contents: gastric stasis. ...Read more

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Whats a gastric band?

A device : Goes around the upper part of the stomach to help suppress appetite between meals. ...Read more

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Whats gastric metaplasia?

Abnormal esophagus: "metaplasia" describes transformation of one tissue type to another. In the lower esophagus, which is lined by squamous epithelium, abnormal exposure to gastric acid juices from reflux can lead the epithelium to convert itself to the kind of glandular lining seen in the stomach. This can be a pre-cancerous change. ...Read more

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How to prevent gastric paon?

Gastric pain is: Kind of broad. Upper abdomen, at night more, probably reflux. Try generic ranitidine first at 150 mg, then omeprazole. If lower abdomen, constipation, or alternating constipation, diahrea is called irritable bowel syndrome (ibs for short). There is the issue of getting a history, it may not be GI system, say a uti, ovarian cyst, gallbladder, but go w/ reflux first, always consider seeing doc. ...Read more

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Stomuch pain due to gastric?

Stomuch pain due to gastric?

Stomach pain: There are many causes one of which is gastric. Other include intestines, colon, liver, gall bladder, pancreas etc... Any structure in the abdomen can cause "stomach pain". ...Read more

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Can a gastric bypsass kill you?

Can a gastric bypsass kill you?

Yes...: There is a statistic called a mortality rate, which is the percent of patients who die from a particular procedure or surgery. Anyone who dies within 30 days or without ever leaving the hospital counts. You can look up the national statistics, and your bariatric program should be able to supply their own numbers. It will be small, but real. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is the gastric sleeve effective?

Is the gastric sleeve effective?

Yes: Helps reduce portion size. Still need help can fail if do not stick to the program. ...Read more

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How does a gastric sleeve slip ?

How does a gastric sleeve slip
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It does not: Gastric sleeve is surgical weight loss procedure in which a major portion of the stomach is removed along the lesser curve of the stomach. This leave a banana shaped stomach. Unlike gastric banding where a band is applied along the top of the stomach, the gastric sleeve is not associated with slippage. I hope my answer is well descriptive. ...Read more

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