Pictorial essay. Gastrointestinal complications of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery in patients who are morbidly obese: Findings on radiography and CT

Arye Blachar, Michael P. Federle*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

Radiologists play an important role in the diagnosis of gastrointestinal complications of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery, especially given the nonspecific clinical presentation of some of these complications. CT and upper gastrointestinal radiography are complementary in the evaluation of these complications, allowing early treatment.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1437-1442
Number of pages6
JournalAmerican Journal of Roentgenology
Volume179
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - 1 Dec 2002
Externally publishedYes

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