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BACKGROUND Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy is becoming increasingly established as a stand-alone procedure for weight reduction. The restrictive as well as humoral characteristics of this operation assure postoperative weight loss of up to 70-80% after 1 year. Complications also occur with this procedure. METHODS The technical details of the sleeve(More)
We report a case of a 45-year-old man with acute pain in the left upper abdominal quadrant. Extensive diagnostic workup remained inconclusive. An exploratory laparotomy revealed herniation of the entire ascending colon, together with a part of the terminal ileum through the foramen of Winslow into the bursa omentalis. The internal hernia was further(More)
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