Treatment algorithm for a failed gastric bypass
Epublication WebSurg.com, Feb 2017;17(02). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03endillemans001
In this key lecture, Dr. Dillemans presents the main aspects of a treatment algorithm for a failed gastric bypass. He briefly outlines the main causes of gastric bypass failure, abnormal and normal or dilated anatomical constructions, daily caloric intake studies, and their association with loss of stricture. He also gives a brief plan for treatment of failed gastric bypass by improving compliance and corrective surgery and conversional procedure including LAGB, gastric band, and distalisation of gastric bypass.