Imaging of patients after the lap-Band System application Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Gastroplasty
  • Laparoscopy
  • Obesity, Morbid
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Radiography, Abdominal

abstract

  • Fluoroscopy is generally the primary imaging modality used to diagnose complications of gastric banding. Esophageal dilation and dysmotility, which appear to be long-term sequelae of banding, were the most common complications identified by imaging.

publication date

  • October 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00261-012-9859-5

PubMed ID

  • 22532285

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 690

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 37

number

  • 5