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|· Approximately 75% of the stomach is removed (irreversible)||· Approximately 75% of the stomach is removed (irreversible)|
|· The small bowel rerouted to limit carbohydrate, fat and protein absorption||· The small bowel rerouted to limit Fat and protein absorption|
|· Gallbladder removed||· Gallbladder removed|
|· Small Bowel in two parallel channels||· Small bowel is maintained in one loop.|
|· Long term outcome known||· The long term outcome is unknown|
|· No Chance of Bile reflux||· Theoretical chance of Bile reflux gastritis|
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- Normal Anatomy to Duodenal Switch
- Normal Anatomy to Sleeve Gastrectomy
- Normal Anatomy to Gastric Bypass (RNY)
- Sleeve Gastrectomy to Duodenal Switch
- Gastric Bypass (RNY) to Duodenal Switch
- Adjus. Gastric Band to Sleeve Gastrectomy
- Normal Anatomy to SADI (Single-anastomosis duodenoileal bypass)
- Duodenal Switch to SADI ( Single-anastomosis duodenoileal bypass)