Gastric Bypass (RNY) Compared to Duodenal Switch
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|Gastric Bypass (RNY)||Duodenal Switch|
|· A small pouch of the stomach is connected to a segment of small bowel- No stomach removed||· Approximately 75% of the stomach is removed (irreversible)|
|· Full absorption of Fat, Protein and Carbohydrate take place||· The small bowel is rerouted to limit Fat and Protein absorption|
|· Gallbladder not removed||· Gallbladder removed|
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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)