Laparoscopic

February 4th, 2015 by Rosemary
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The adjustable gastric band is a band that is placed around a portion of the stomach. This application seeks to limit the amount of food consumed, as well as the speed with which pass through the same organ. The gastric band is considered as restrictive type bariatric surgery. In general, the procedure consists of placing through laparoscopy this band, then tighten it as a belt to form a sack that would work to form a small stomach which in turn, would limit and control the amount of food the patient swallow and delay the process of emptying of food from the stomach to the intestine. These two things would you give as final result, weight loss.

Subsequent application of the gastric band is done, the diameter of the band which was applied in the surgery around the stomach, can be adjusted by the doctor. This system of adjustable gastric band, was ideally designed for application Laparoscopic would what finally, you offer the opportunity to reduce pain post surgery and trauma, as well as it would also reduce your days of hospitalization and recovery days. The great advantage of the gastric band is that you do not need cutting or stapling the stomach, nisiquiera divert intestines and if required remove this system at some point, the stomach would recover its natural anatomy.

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