The adjustable gastric band is a silicone ring that is placed around the upper stomach to limit its capacity. It is therefore a type of surgery restriThe adjustable gastric band is a silicone ring that is placed around the upper stomach to limit its capacity. It is therefore a type of surgery restrictive baratirca. By this operation the amount of food is limited and the speed with which they pass to the stomach, so it makes the patient sate before and to lose weight. It is a simple operation that is performed laparoscopically and is reversible character. In these cases, must be removed which the gastric band, the stomach will return to its natural shape. Patients who undergo this intervention must have a BMI between 35 and 40 and commit to change their dietary habits and lifestyle to promote the success of treatment....
The intragastric balloon is a silicone device spherical shape that is inserted into the stomach of patients with a significant degree of obesity, espeThe intragastric balloon is a silicone device spherical shape that is inserted into the stomach of patients with a significant degree of obesity, especially in those with morbid obesity. The intragastric balloon is introduced via endoscopic and filled serum reaching the volume of a ball. Thus, it occupies a considerable space in the stomach, causing a feeling of fullness in the patient and consequent decrease in hunger. Therefore, it is easier to maintain a diet aimed at weight loss by reducing food intake. It is especially suitable for patients who are obese and have tried to lose weight through other means. The intragastric balloon is usually removed after six months, the maximum time indicated....
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Dr. José Ignacio Díaz-Pizarro Graf
Hospital Ángeles Lomas. Av. Vialidad de la Barranca S/N. Colonia Valle de las Palmas, Huixquilucan