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Gastrectomy Patients May Not Need Preoperative H. Pylori Eradication

Preoperative Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy may not be necessary before gastrectomy in gastric cancer patients, regardless of the planned procedure, new research from Japan suggests. Reuter...

Tool Predicts Sleeve Gastrectomy Risk

(MedPage Today) -- Seven risk factors help spot candidates for procedure.

Sleeve Gastrectomy Has Quickly Become a Preferred Procedure for Bariatric Surgeons and Patients

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Weight loss surgery has been a viable option for obese patients for decades, but the types of surgeries being performed today are not your mother's ...

Diabetes remission rates after sleeve gastrectomy highest among those with less severe disease

The less severe type 2 diabetes is before sleeve gastrectomy, the greater the likelihood patients will be disease free afterwards, according to new research.

New Online Tool Alleviates Some Potential Sleeve Gastrectomy Patient Worries

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Many patients considering a sleeve gastrectomy procedure or other surgical weight loss options were relieved last month when a major study concluded that com...

3 Reasons Why Bariatric Revisions Serve as a Viable Second Chance

LOS ANGELES, March 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As with any other medical technique, there is no bariatric procedure that is absolutely perfect for all patients. While many people consider the Lap Ban...

Covidien and Ethicon Lead 2014 U.S. Laparoscopic $3.5 Billion Device Market

A new report by the iData Research - iData Procedure Tracker™ reveals that growth in laparoscopic device markets will exceed procedure growth rates due to the continuing development of higher-priced...

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COLUMBIA, Md., Dec. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ACell, Inc. today announced that a peer-reviewed study, "Esophageal Reinforcement with an Extracellular Scaffold During Total Gastrectomy for Gastric C...

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A Comparison of Outcomes of Three Reconstruction Methods after Laparoscopic Distal Gastrectomy.

The aim of this study was to compare the short-term surgical and long-term functional outcomes of Billroth I, Billroth II, and Roux-en-Y reconstruction after laparoscopic distal gastrectomy.

Assessment of postoperative quality of life following pylorus-preserving gastrectomy and Billroth-I distal gastrectomy in gastric cancer patients: results of the nationwide postgastrectomy syndrome assessment study.

Pylorus-preserving gastrectomy (PPG) is increasingly being used to treat early gastric cancer in the middle third of the stomach, with the hope of ameliorating postoperative dysfunction and improving ...

Postoperative Body Mass Index Changes in Gastric Cancer Patients according to Reconstruction Type: Effectiveness of Long Jejunal Bypass on Weight Loss in Obese Patients after Distal Gastrectomy.

The aim of this study was to investigate and compare the change of body mass index (BMI) in patients after gastrectomy for cancer according to the type of reconstruction. BMI was followed in 260 patie...

Jejunogastric intussusception: a rare complication of gastric cancer surgery.

Jejunogastric intussusception (JGI) is a rare condition and less than 200 cases have been published since its first description in 1914. In addition, JGI is potentially lethal complication of gastrect...

Lymphoscintigraphy Revealed Chyloperitoneum After Gastrectomy for Gastric Cancer.

A 74-year-old woman underwent the radical near-total gastrectomy with Billroth II anastomosis and lymph nodes dissection due to the advanced gastric cancer. On the seventh day after gastrectomy, edema...

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