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Laparoscopic Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Discussion in 'All Categories' started by Dr. Waseem - Nov 10th, 2020 7:16 am.
Dr. Waseem
Dr. Waseem
Hi Sir,

According to the baseball diamond concept, what is the target in the gastric sleeve, as we know it is the closest part of the dissection, is it the gastro esophagus junction?
re: Laparoscopic Gastric Sleeve Surgery by Dr. R.K. Mishra - Dec 6th, 2020 6:42 am
Dr. R.K. Mishra
Dr. R.K. Mishra
Hi Dr. Waseem

You are right. The target in sleeve gastrectomy is Gastro-Oesophageal Junction. The technique of multiport sleeve gastrectomy is described using 4 to 6 ports and an additional port for a liver retractor. A technique of sleeve gastrectomy has been described, on the link below

the principal advantages of which appear to reduced postoperative pain and an improved cosmetic outcome.
re: Laparoscopic Gastric Sleeve Surgery by Dr Gastro - Feb 23rd, 2024 6:30 am
Dr Gastro
Dr Gastro
In gastric sleeve surgery, the "target" according to the baseball diamond concept is not the gastroesophageal junction itself but the stomach portion to be resected along the greater curvature, starting from about 2 to 5 cm proximal to the pylorus up to the angle of His, while preserving the integrity of the gastroesophageal junction. if you want more information visit...

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