Case Series
Volume 8 Issue 02 - 2021
Proximal Gastric Plication to Treat Gastroesophageal Reflux in Patients with Previous Bariatric Surgery
Alejandro Weber Sánchez*, Pablo Weber and Denzil Garteiz Martinez
Department of Surgery, Hospital Angeles Lomas, Huixquilucan, México
*Corresponding Author: Alejandro Weber Sánchez, Department of Surgery, Hospital Angeles Lomas, Huixquilucan, México.
Received:December 28, 2020; Published: February 12, 2021




Abstract

Treatment of gastroesophageal reflux after bariatric surgery has been a concern among surgeons because of its harmful effects. Many techniques have been developed to treat this unfavorable consequence of bariatric surgery. We present two cases in which an easy and innovative surgical technique, a proximal gastric plication, has been useful for solving GERD in addition to the necessary correction of the hiatal hernia if present and conversion of the bariatric procedure if required.

Keywords: Proximal Gastric Plication; Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD); Bariatric Surgery; Sleeve Gastrectomy (SG)

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Citation: Alejandro Weber Sánchez., et al. “Proximal Gastric Plication to Treat Gastroesophageal Reflux in Patients with Previous Bariatric Surgery”. EC Gastroenterology and Digestive System 8.02 (2021): 116-123.

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