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  • 2009-06-12

Endotherapy for obesity: transoral gastroplasty

Epublication WebSurg.com, Jun 2009;09(06). URL:
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Morbid obesity is an increasing pathology, affecting 300 millions of people worldwide. Laparoscopic procedures represent standard surgical treatments. In this lecture, Prof. Jacques Devière presents the technical details of transoral gastroplasty, a new endogastric procedure: the advantages, disadvantages of this technique and the first results of a pilot study in humans.