Laparoscopic Transgastric Reversal of Vertical Banded Gastroplasty

Hubert D Kim, MD, Kevin M Reavis, MD, Chirag Dholakia, MD, Ninh T Nguyen, MD. University of California, Irvine Medical Center

A late complication of vertical banded gastroplasty (VBG) is outlet obstruction. We present a case of reversal of VBG using laparoscopic transgastric technique with flexible endoscopic guidance.


Session: SS07
Program Number: V026

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