Predictors of Endoscopic Findings After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass

@article{Wilson2006PredictorsOE,
  title={Predictors of Endoscopic Findings After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass},
  author={Jason A. Wilson and Joseph Romagnuolo and Thomas Karl Byrne and Katherine A. Morgan and Frederick A. Wilson},
  journal={The American Journal of Gastroenterology},
  year={2006},
  volume={101},
  pages={2194-2199}
}
OBJECTIVES:To evaluate predictors of endoscopic findings in symptomatic patients after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) for obesity.METHODS:A retrospective chart review of 1,001 RYGBP procedures was performed. Two hundred twenty-six (23%) patients were identified as having endoscopy to evaluate upper gastrointestinal symptoms following surgery. Polychotomous logistic regression analysis was used to assess predictors of normal endoscopy, marginal ulcers, stomal stenosis, and staple-line… 

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