Complications of Vertical Banded Gastroplasty and its Modified Operative Mode, K-Gastroplasty: a preliminary report.

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Based on the experiences in performing vertical banded gastroplasty (VBG) for 8 years, its results were analyzed and particularly its operative complications were examined. As a result, its weight-reducing effect and safety were favorable, but serious complications, although few, were observed. These major complications were the loss of gastric reduction… (More)

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@article{Kawamura1993ComplicationsOV, title={Complications of Vertical Banded Gastroplasty and its Modified Operative Mode, K-Gastroplasty: a preliminary report.}, author={Kawamura and Miyazawa and Yamazaki and S. Chen and Isono}, journal={Obesity surgery}, year={1993}, volume={3 1}, pages={69-74} }