Laparoscopic technique for hernia reduction and mesenteric defect closure in patients with internal hernia as a postoperative complication of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.

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Internal hernia is a relatively common complication of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Laparoscopic treatment may be a challenge for nonbariatric surgeons if small-bowel obstruction is present. The aim of this paper is to present a systematic laparoscopic technique for hernia reduction and mesenteric defect closure in patients with small-bowel… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/SLE.0b013e3182550479

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@article{Leyba2012LaparoscopicTF, title={Laparoscopic technique for hernia reduction and mesenteric defect closure in patients with internal hernia as a postoperative complication of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.}, author={Jos{\'e} Luis Leyba and Salvador Antonio Navarrete and Salvador Navarrete Llopis and N{\'e}stor P. S{\'a}nchez and Adriana Xiomara Reyes Gamboa}, journal={Surgical laparoscopy, endoscopy & percutaneous techniques}, year={2012}, volume={22 4}, pages={e182-5} }