Endoscopic solutions to bariatric complications (endoscopic treatment of adjustable gastric band erosion)
Epublication WebSurg.com, Jan 2016;16(01). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03engalvaoneto010
Gastric band erosion is one of the most dreaded complications of this bariatric procedure. Endoscopic removal of a migrated band seems to be an effective and safe method for band erosion. In this key lecture, Dr. Galvao Neto outlines his experience with this endoscopic treatment.