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Gastrectomy

Known as: Gastrectomies, Gastric Resection 
Excision of the whole (total gastrectomy) or part (subtotal gastrectomy, partial gastrectomy, gastric resection) of the stomach. (Dorland, 28th ed)
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Bariatric surgical procedures, such as vertical sleeve gastrectomy (VSG), are at present the most effective therapy for the… 
Review
2011
Review
2011
IntroductionSleeve gastrectomy has become a popular stand-alone bariatric procedure with comparable weight loss and resolution of… 
Review
2010
Review
2010
Objective:To determine the mid- and long-term efficacy and possible side effects of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy as treatment… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Objective:The aim of this study was to evaluate the safety of this trial with respect to morbidity and mortality. Summary… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Background:Laparoscopic surgery for gastric cancer is technically feasible, but it is not widely accepted because it has not been… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Background: Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (GB) is the most popular restrictive procedure for obesity in Europe… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Background: Different changes of plasma ghrelin levels have been reported following gastric banding, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BackgroundThe surgical treatment of obesity in the high-risk, high-body-mass-index (BMI) (>60) patient remains a challenge. Major… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Background: The use of the laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG), a restrictive operation, in different settings, is presented…