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Laparoscopic-assisted endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography post bariatric surgery: how to overcome the technical challenges

Avtar Sur, Hartej Sur and Muhammed A. Khan.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 806 words.

The prevalence of bariatric surgery is increasing worldwide and as a direct consequence, there shall be an increasing number of patients presenting with the complications of bariatric...

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Long-Term Improvement in Aortic Pulse Wave Velocity After Weight Loss Can Be Predicted by White Adipose Tissue Factors

Jesper Bäckdahl, Daniel P Andersson, Daniel Eriksson-Hogling, Kenneth Caidahl, Anders Thorell, Enrichetta Mileti, Carsten O Daub, Peter Arner and Mikael Rydén.

in American Journal of Hypertension

March 2018; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes; Bariatric Surgery. 6149 words.

Abstract

BACKGROUND

Arterial stiffness, measured by pulse wave velocity (PWV), is linked to obesity, cardiovascular...

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Moderate Waist Circumference and Hypertension Prevalence: The REGARDS Study

Deborah A. Levine, David A. Calhoun, Ronald J. Prineas, Mary Cushman, Virginia J. Howard and George Howard.

in American Journal of Hypertension

April 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4477 words.

Background

High waist circumference (WC) (women: >88 cm; men: >102 cm)increases cardiovascular risk. Less is known about moderate WC(women: 80–88 cm; men:...

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Obstructive jaundice: a rare complication of laparoscopic greater curvature plication

Abdullah Almulaifi and Waleed M. Mohammad.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

August 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 878 words.

Laparoscopic greater curvature plication (LGCP) is relatively a new procedure. We report a novel complication of obstructive jaundice in a 24-year-old patient post LGCP. This was secondary...

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Overweight and Its Association With Aortic Pressure Wave Reflection After Exercise

Chi Young Shim, Woo-In Yang, Sungha Park, Min-Kyung Kang, Young-Guk Ko, Donghoon Choi, Yangsoo Jang, Namsik Chung and Jong-Won Ha.

in American Journal of Hypertension

October 2011; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4153 words.

Background

Obesity is associated with arterial stiffening, left ventricular (LV) hypertrophy, and diastolic dysfunction. However, there is no data regarding...

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Pregnancy following gastric bypass surgery (Roux-en-Y) for morbid obesity

R Anasiudu, K Gajjar, O Osoba and N Soliman.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

October 2011; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 822 words.

Morbidly obese women are at increased risk of obstetric complications and poor neonatal outcomes. Gastric bypass surgery is being performed with increased frequency in reproductive-aged...

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Radiofrequency ablation coupled with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a treatment option for morbidly obese patients with Barrett's esophagus

Keyur Parikh and Leena Khaitan.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 1444 words.

Barrett's esophagus (BE) is a premalignant condition that is associated with the development of esophageal adenocarcinoma. Risk factors that have been associated with the development of BE...

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Rare case of concurrent intussusception and volvulus after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for morbid obesity

Marilyn Ng, Ruben Toribio and Gainosuke Sugiyama.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 830 words.

Gastric bypass patients are at risk for small-bowel obstruction secondary to adhesions, internal hernias, intussusception and volvulus. Most gastric bypass patients do not present with...

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Stomach torsion in pregnancy as a complication of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding

Dalia Mohamed, Ahmed El Hadi and Bohdan Smajer.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 944 words.

Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (LAGB) was done for the first time in Belgium in 1993. Gastric torsion after band slippage is extremely rare. Literature review of gastric banding...

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Surgery for obesity*

Abdullah Jibawi and David Cade.

in Current Surgical Guidelines

October 2009; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Surgery; Bariatric Surgery. 2143 words.

Surgery for obesity

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