Article Category: Duodenal Switch
Duodenal switch operation corrects the complications of gastric bypass.
Vitamin D toxicity is rarely seen. This is even more so in post-weight loss surgical, duodenal switch patients.
We’d like surgical patients are most effective in treatment of type two diabetes. However different weight loss surgical procedures have different outcomes.
Duodenal switch operation is superior to gastric bypass for delivering long-term sustained weight loss. However in some patients this may be associated with increased incidence of undesirable side effects.
Duodenal switch operation is superior for resolution of metabolic comorbidities in obese patients. The improvement is even more pronounced for those patients with a body mass index over 50. However the difference is noted also for patients for a BMI of less than 50.
Mechanisms of Diabetes Improvement Following Bariatric/Metabolic Surgery
Bariatric surgery is an effective treatment for type 2 diabetes in patients with obesity. Remission of T2D after bariatric surgery was inversely associated with duration of diabetes. Therfore earlier intevention will have the best results.
A systematic review of drug absorption following bariatric surgery and its theoretical implications