Occlusione intestinale da migrazione di dispositivo intragastrico per obesità.

Translated title of the contribution: Intestinal obstruction caused by migration of intragastric device used for the treatment of obesity

Davide Bona, Riccardo Enrini, Luigi Bonavina

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Abstract

The authors report a case of intestinal obstruction caused by the rupture of an intragastric balloon for the treatment of obesity and requiring surgical treatment. This unusual case shows that careful patient selection and follow-up are of paramount importance for successful endoscopic treatment of obesity.

Translated title of the contributionIntestinal obstruction caused by migration of intragastric device used for the treatment of obesity
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)285-288
Number of pages4
JournalChirurgia Italiana
Volume56
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2004

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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