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Can hernia cause any risks during a gastric bypass?

Apr 2017
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I'm thinking of having gastric bypass, probably the sleeve, but I have a hernia, will there be complications due to having the hernia?
Posted Thu, 30 Nov 2017 in Abdominal Pain
Answered by Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel 39 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Assuming hiatus hernia . kindly give further details for answer .

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear

Warm welcome to
I have evaluated your query thoroughly .

* Not narrated herewith but I think you are discussing about hiatus hernia .

Kindly provide further details so that I can answer your query completely .

1. Hernia - type , size .
2. Associated symptoms of GERD .
3. Any other systemic issues as diabetes , high BP or others .
4. Any reports if available .

Awaiting for your response .
Regards .
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