The future of the Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.

@article{Lim2016TheFO,
  title={The future of the Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.},
  author={Chin Hong Lim and Cyrus Jahansouz and Anasooya A Abraham and Daniel Leslie and Sayeed Ikramuddin},
  journal={Expert review of gastroenterology & hepatology},
  year={2016},
  volume={10 7},
  pages={
          777-84
        }
}
Archaic surgical procedures such as the jejunoileal bypass, vertical banded gastroplasty and duodenal switch have contributed to the current best practice of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) procedure for the treatment of obesity and its consequences. Despite this, RYGB has been blighted with late occurring adverse events such as severe malnutrition, marginal ulcer and reactive hypoglycemia. Despite this, RYGB has given us an opportunity to examine the effect of surgery on gut hormones and the… CONTINUE READING
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