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Pasadena, CA 91105

Gastric Bypass (RNY) Compared to Duodenal Switch

Note: Hover over the image left and right to see the before and after views.

  • Before-Gastric Bypass (RNY) vs Duodenal Switch
    After-Gastric Bypass (RNY) vs Duodenal Switch
    Gastric Bypass (RNY)Gastric Bypass (RNY) vs Duodenal SwitchDuodenal Switch
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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