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Gastroplasty (Vertical-Banded Gastroplasty)

Surgical procedures involving the STOMACH and sometimes the lower ESOPHAGUS to correct anatomical defects, or to treat MORBID OBESITY by reducing the size of the stomach. There are several subtypes of bariatric gastroplasty, such as vertical banded gastroplasty, silicone ring vertical gastroplasty, and horizontal banded gastroplasty.
Also Known As:
Vertical-Banded Gastroplasty; Collis Gastroplasty; Gastroplasties; Gastroplasties, Vertical-Banded; Gastroplasty, Collis; Gastroplasty, Vertical-Banded; Vertical Banded Gastroplasty; Vertical-Banded Gastroplasties
Networked: 808 relevant articles (50 outcomes, 66 trials/studies)

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Therapy Context: Research Results

Experts

1. Closset, J: 6 articles (09/2010 - 07/2000)
2. Tsuboi, Kazuto: 5 articles (02/2015 - 12/2006)
3. Yano, Fumiaki: 4 articles (02/2015 - 12/2006)
4. DeMeester, Steven R: 4 articles (12/2014 - 08/2005)
5. Morino, Mario: 4 articles (08/2014 - 08/2009)
6. Suter, M: 4 articles (10/2012 - 02/2000)
7. Lee, Wei-Jei: 4 articles (05/2006 - 12/2002)
8. Chevallier, J M: 4 articles (02/2005 - 04/2000)
9. Yanaga, Katsuhiko: 3 articles (02/2015 - 12/2006)
10. Kashiwagi, Hideyuki: 3 articles (02/2015 - 12/2006)

Related Diseases

1. Weight Loss (Weight Reduction)
2. Morbid Obesity
3. Obesity
4. Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
5. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis)

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. baysilon (polydimethylsiloxane)
2. Silicones
3. Insulin (Novolin)
4. Carbon Monoxide
5. Silicon
6. Glucose (Dextrose)
7. Cholesterol
8. Triglycerides (Triacylglycerol)
9. Leptin
10. Ghrelin

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Gastric Bypass (Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass)
2. Gastroplasty (Vertical-Banded Gastroplasty)
3. Fundoplication
4. Bariatric Surgery
5. Biliopancreatic Diversion