Excess weight loss after the MGB

Excess weight loss after the MGBAmplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govObes Surg. 2005 Oct;15(9):1304-8.Continued excellent results with the mini-gastric bypass: six-year study in 2,410 patients.Rutledge R, Walsh TR.The Centers of Excellence for Laparoscopic Obesity Surgery (CELOS), Las Vegas, NV 89144, USA. dr_rrutledge@hotmail.comAbstractBACKGROUND: There is a growing body of evidence showing that the Mini-Gastric Bypass (MGB) is a safe … Continue reading Excess weight loss after the MGB

Fructose-sorbitol malabsorption.

Malabsorbed sugars (fructose, sorbitol, lactose) and fructans may act as dietary triggers for clinical symptoms of Abdominal pain, bloating, and discomfortAmplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govCurr Gastroenterol Rep. 2009 Oct;11(5):368-74.Fructose-sorbitol malabsorption.Fernández-Bañares F, Esteve M, Viver JM.Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain. ffbanares@mutuaterrassa.esAbstractImportant dietary carbohydrates such as fructose and sorbitol are incompletely absorbed in the normal … Continue reading Fructose-sorbitol malabsorption.