Leak and fistula after sleeve gastrectomy
Epublication WebSurg.com, Feb 2017;17(02). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03endonatelli004
In this lecture recorded during the Laparoscopic and endoluminal bariatric and metabolic surgery course last December 2016, Dr. Donatelli provides the definition of leaks and fistulas, their incidence rate, their endoscopic appearance as well as the main principles of endoscopic leak treatment in different conditions. He also briefly describes the surgical treatment of chronic leaks, endoscopic internal drainage (EID) of abdominal collection, EID key points, complications, and results of case series.