Management of Gastric Sleeve Obstruction: Conversion to Gastric Bypass

George S Ibrahim, MD, Anthony Maffei, MD, Ashutosh Kaul, MD, Yuriy Zhurov, MD, Jonathan Giannone, MD, Thomas Cerabona, MD. Westchester Medical Center

Sleeve Gastrectomy has become the most performed bariatric intervention nationweide. More patient present now with sleeve strictures and twisting causing severe dysphagia and dietary intolerance. In this video we present a case of young female who underwent conversion to sleeve gastrectomy from gastric band with post operative course notable for sleeve twisting and narrowing managed by gastropexy and bougie dilatation and eventually conversion to RYGBP whith evident success in curing her symptoms.

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