Sleeve gastrectomy

What is Sleeve gastrectomy?

It is a surgical weight-loss procedure in which the stomach is reduced to about 25% of its original size, by surgical removal of a large portion of the stomach along the greater curvature.

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I have had diarrhea a number of times during the past four days. I don't have an appetite and don't feel well because of stomach cramping. I had a...

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Brief Answer:
not really

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Diarrhea is a common problem, and most of the time it is infectious in nature. If it is infectious it...

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I had a stent put in after the gastric sleeve surgery. It has been 1.5 weeks and I am experiencing what I thought was reflux but it must be extreme...

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Hi,

I have read your query and here is my advise.

* Extreme pain of such intensity after gastric sleeve is not normal and the same must be...

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Two years ago, I has the gastric sleeve surgery. My weight 268 with a BMI of 42.0, at 5'7". You can imagine the health issues associated with...

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Brief Answer:
You vam undergo Gastric bypass surgery

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Hello! Thanks for putting your query in HCM. I am a Gastroenterologist....

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