Stent induced gastric wall erosion and endoscopic retrieval of nonadjustable gastric band: a new technique

Abstract

In gastrointestinal surgery, specifically in bariatric surgery, there are many types of fixed bands used for restriction and there are a multitude reasons that might eventually be an impetus for the removal of those bands. Bands consisting of Marlex or non silastic materials can be extremely difficult to remove. Intraoperative complications removing fixed… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00464-012-2638-0

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@article{Wilson2012StentIG, title={Stent induced gastric wall erosion and endoscopic retrieval of nonadjustable gastric band: a new technique}, author={Todd Wilson and Nathan A. Miller and N K Brown and Brad Elliott Snyder and Erik Browning Wilson}, journal={Surgical Endoscopy}, year={2012}, volume={27}, pages={1617-1621} }