Routine postoperative upper gastrointestinal fluoroscopy after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: Is there still a utility?

@article{Delhom2015RoutinePU,
  title={Routine postoperative upper gastrointestinal fluoroscopy after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: Is there still a utility?},
  author={Elisabeth Delhom and St{\'e}phanie Nougaret and David Nocca and M Skali and M-A Pierredon and Boris Guiu and Benoit Gallix},
  journal={Diagnostic and interventional imaging},
  year={2015},
  volume={96 9},
  pages={947-51}
}
PURPOSE To assess the performance of routine esophagogastric transit studies (OGT) performed between day 2 (D2) and day 4 (D4) following sleeve gastrectomy for the diagnosis of gastric fistula. PATIENTS AND METHODS Single center study including 736 patients undergoing surgery for sleeve gastrectomy including 32 of whom developed gastric fistula. Seven… CONTINUE READING