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I had my lapband in 07. I have never had any issues with the band. I had a fill 3 weeks ago and started coughing up acid at night, had stomach pains and feeling of nausea (I can eat, no pb'ing or sliming or vomiting). Ok. I went back last Wednesday and got fill removed, acid almost went completely away...
There is many different process take place when you choose to have a Gastric Surgery ..the question is Which one has the less risk and more benefits involve in Surgery.
The simple question which one is good ?
Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass or Gastric banding...
Thanks for the answers.
Hello to all..New to all this
and i usually heard from a lot of people that there are many Risk and complication involved in having a Surgery ..how much this is true..Like either it can be pre-op depression, anxiety or it is post-op diet work rules and restriction.
Dr. Mario Almanza is an extremely skilled bariatric surgeon who specializes in laparoscopic weight loss surgery, specifically the gastric sleeve. Dr. Almanza has performed over 9000 gastric sleeve surgeries. When selecting a surgeon, trust experience, and consider Dr. Mario Almanza to perform your surgery....
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