Antonio Zapata

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BACKGROUND Portomesenteric vein thrombosis (PMVT) is a rare but severe complication after laparoscopic bariatric surgery, with potentially serious consequences. We aimed to describe the incidence, clinical features, management, outcome, and midterm follow-up in patients with PMVT after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG). METHODS This retrospective and(More)
INTRODUCTION Continuous use of oral anticontraceptive agents has been related to adverse vascular changes in the form of venous or arterial thromboses and cerebrovascular accidents (CVA). In our case, we describe a CVA due to occlusion of the common carotid artery after an acute massive overdose of estrogens due to error of dosage when using Yuzpe's system(More)
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