In this operation, a gastric reserve similar to the gastric sleeve is also created and the small intestine is sutured from the appropriate distance. Weight loss is experienced with a similar mechanism.
Stomach is not removed in both bypass types. Since the stomach is divided, endoscopy cannot be performed on the stomach side, which is not used for food. Both techniques have similar rates of weight loss and long-term re-gain rates with sleeve gastrectomy.
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