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Abdominal wall haematoma in the obese: a dangerous phenomenon

Jerome M. Goldstein and Dale Sebire.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

July 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 940 words.

We report the case of a 59-year-old obese female who developed an abdominal wall haematoma during administration of prophylactic clexane. Compared with the non-obese, the subcutaneous...

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Acute appendicitis as a rare complication of gastric band

Christos Petridis, Kyriakos Neofytou, Athanasios Petrou and Chrysanthos Georgiou.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

October 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 1120 words.

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding is a common and effective minimally invasive procedure in the treatment of morbid obesity. Common complications of the procedure include productive...

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Acute small bowel obstruction following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass during pregnancy: two different presentations

G Tuyeras, E Pappalardo and S Msika.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

July 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 1232 words.

Bariatric surgery as laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) is increasing throughout the world and women represent the majority (70%) of patients. Most of them are of reproductive...

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Acutely slipped gastric band with gastric necrosis and massive haemorrhage

Simon Parys and Senarath Werapitiya.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

August 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 500 words.

We present a case of acute gastric band slippage with gastric necrosis and massive haemoperitoneum necessitating an emergency surgery. The patient presented with an 8h history of dysphagia,...

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Aortic thrombus after bariatric surgery

S Rymaruk, CE Owers and R Ackroyd.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

May 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 928 words.

Laparoscopic gastric bypass is becoming a frequently performed bariatric operation for patients with obesity. However, bariatric surgery has inherent risks and complications, which are...

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Endoscopic gastric pouch plication - a novel endoluminal incision free approach to revisional bariatric surgery

Chiranjiv S Virk, I Michael Leitman and Elliot R Goodman.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

April 2010; p ublished online April 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 841 words.

10–40% of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) patients regain significant weight after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery due to dilation of the pouch and/or the gastrojejunal (GJ) anastomosis....

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Exacerbation of left ventricular outlet obstruction in hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy: an unexpected complication of gastric banding

Ahmad Mahamid, Meir Mizrahi, Chamutal Gur and Tomer Adar.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 1127 words.

Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy (HOCM) is characterized by a dynamic left ventricular outlet tract (LVOT) obstruction, which may be exacerbated by reduced preload and Valsalva....

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Gastro-cutaneous fistula 4 years after a fully resolved staple line leak in sleeve gastrectomy

Daniela Zanotti, Mohamed Elkalaawy, Borzoueh Mohammadi, Majid Hashemi, Andrew Jenkinson and Marco Adamo.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 1276 words.

Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) has become a mainstream procedure in the management of obesity. Staple line leak is a challenging complication. We report a unique case of successfully...

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Hyperemesis Gravidarum in a 37 Year-old Woman with a Gastric Band

KE O’Sullivan, JB Conneely and JV Reynolds.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

November 2011; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 1113 words.

The increasing availability of bariatric surgery services has seen the emergence of a series of significant complications. Many of these will present to centres without local bariatric...

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Incidental oesophageal leiomyoma during laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: finding the unexpected does not affect outcomes

Mishank Jain, Laura Atherton, Vikas Acharya, Neel Sengupta and Marco Barreca.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 1266 words.

Most bariatric procedures are now performed laparoscopically. Here, we describe a case of incidental oesophageal leiomyoma found during laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB). To our...

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