It involves inserting a tube called a tube down your esophagus to remove any gastric secretions. When the tube is first placed, the patient may feel discomfort.
The operation can be performed under local or general anesthetic. In either case, the person will have some discomfort for a day or two after the surgery.
The stomach can still be seen with a gastroscopy. In contrast to gastric bypass, vitamin B12 substitutes are usually not necessary. Foreign body is not introduced.
Feeding according to sleeve gizzards For the success of sleeve gizzards it is of great importance that the patient adopts a new lifestyle, adheres to the nutrition program drawn up in collaboration with metabolic and endocrinologists and regularly takes nutritional, vitamin and mineral supplements if necessary. Although a special program is created for each patient, the following principles must be followed in postoperative nutrition [...]
WHAT IS gastric sleeve surgery? Sleeve gastrectomy is a surgical procedure that transforms the stomach into a tube. An examination of the digestive system shows that almost all organs in this system are tubular. The esophagus and intestines are all organs in the form of elongated tubes. The stomach, which is an exception in this system, [...]