Adjustable gastric banding

Michael Korenkov, Wendy Ann Brown, Andrew Ian Smith, L Lantsberg, Thomas Manger, Rishi Singhal, Paul Super

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Abstract

Gastric banding is one of the so-called restrictive procedures in bariatric surgery. The aim is to limit the size of the stomach to a small pouch, which is created by tightening the gastric band (Figs. 2.1 and 2.2).

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBariatric Surgery: Technical Variations and Complications
Place of PublicationUnited States
PublisherSpringer
Pages11-51
Number of pages41
Volumeepub
ISBN (Electronic)9783642162459
ISBN (Print)9783642162442
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2012

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