Magnetic Sphincter Augmentation After Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy

Jessica L Reynolds, MD, Joerg Zehetner, MD, Kais Rona, MD, John C Lipham, MD. University of Southern California Keck Medical Center

Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is a restrictive bariatric procedure that is associated with GERD as a side affect.  Because the fundus is removed during LSG, patients are not candidates for fundoplication and most patients undergo revision to a roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Here we present the placement of the MSA device for GERD in a patient with a previous LSG.

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