Lap Bands Lead to High Complication Rates in Patients

One hundred ten reoperations were necessary in 67 patients (52.3%): slippage or pouch dilatation in 25.8%, band migration in 3.9%, band intolerance in 6.2%, and 62 revisions due to port complications.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govObes Surg. 2010 Oct 6. [Epub ahead of print]Small-diameter Bands Lead to High Complication Rates in Patients After Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding.Matlach J, … Continue reading Lap Bands Lead to High Complication Rates in Patients

Bands Lead to High Complication Rates in Patients After Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding.

Bands Lead to High Complication Rates in Patients After Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding. One hundred ten reoperations were necessary in 67 patients (52.3%): slippage or pouch dilatation in 25.8%, band migration in 3.9%, band intolerance in 6.2%, and 62 revisions due to port complications.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govObes Surg. 2010 Oct 6. [Epub ahead of print]Small-diameter Bands … Continue reading Bands Lead to High Complication Rates in Patients After Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding.