This Is How We Do It: Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass.
Journal Article (Journal Article)
Morbid obesity afflicts one third of the population in the United States and decreases life expectancy by 5-20 years. Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) has been an established operation for the treatment of morbid obesity for nearly three decades. There are several different techniques for performing a LRYGB. We describe our circular stapled gastrojejunostomy technique and our preoperative and postoperative management of patients.
- Landin, M; Sudan, R
- June 2020
Volume / Issue
- 30 / 6
Start / End Page
- 619 - 622
Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
- United States