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There are many different types of Uveitis. This is because: * The Uvea is made up of different parts. So if the iris is affected, the condition and its treatment could be totally different to when...
Patients with clinical stage I gastric cancer do as well oncologically five years after laparoscopic gastrectomy (LG) as they do after open gastrectomy (OG), according to an observational study from J...
Sleeve gastrectomy is a novel bariatric surgical procedure showing promising weight loss results, even among individuals classified as moderate or severe sweet eaters before the surgery. Evidence sugg...
Since gastrectomy followed by chemotherapy did not show any survival benefit compared with chemotherapy alone in advanced gastric cancer with a single non-curable factor, gastrectomy cannot be justifi...
Sleeve gastrectomy is a novel bariatric surgical procedure showing promising weight loss results, even among individuals classified as moderate or severe sweet eaters before the surgery.
(HealthDay)—For men and women, sleeve gastrectomy improves left ventricular (LV) systolic function, according to a study published online April 27 in the Journal of Clinical Ultrasound.
Postprandial hypoglycemia after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy may be predicted by low presurgery plasma glucose concentrations, high insulin sensitivity and better beta-...
Is laparoscopic surgery or open surgery the better option for distal gastrectomy in stage I gastric cancer? Annals of Surgery
In patients with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes and obesity, symptoms of diabetic neuropathy were shown to improve in the months after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy with ileal transposition, acco...
ERCP is a difficult procedure to perform in Billroth II gastrectomy patients due to altered anatomy. We investigated the outcomes and risk factors for adverse events for ERCP using a cap-fitted forwar...
Patients' quality of life (QoL) deteriorates remarkably after gastrectomy. Billroth I reconstruction following distal gastrectomy has the physiological advantage of allowing food to pass through the d...
Although delta-shaped gastroduodenostomy (DSGD) is used increasingly as an intracorporeal Billroth I anastomosis after distal gastrectomy, worries about anatomical distortion always exist in twisting ...
This study assessed long-term quality of life (QoL) after subtotal gastrectomy (STG) and total gastrectomy (TG) by comparing groups matched by a set of patient factors at and beyond postoperative 5 ye...