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A roentgenological study of the small intestine after different intestinal bypass operations for treatment of morbid obesity.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7095976     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Twenty-nine patients who had undergone four different types of jejunoileal bypass for obesity were examined roentgenologically after ingestion of barium contrast. Functional intestinal length, blind loop reflux and speed of contrast through the small intestine were recorded. Weight loss was not correlated to any of the mentioned parameters or to operative method. Length of functioning intestine increased and speed of contrast decreased with time after surgery.
L Backman; B Wiklund; B Svane; D Hallberg
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of obesity     Volume:  6     ISSN:  -     ISO Abbreviation:  Int J Obes     Publication Date:  1982  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1982-09-10     Completed Date:  1982-09-10     Revised Date:  2014-06-03    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7703240     Medline TA:  Int J Obes     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  205-10     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Barium Sulfate / diagnostic use
Cecum / surgery*
Ileum / surgery*
Intestine, Small / radiography*
Jejunum / surgery*
Obesity / therapy*
Reg. No./Substance:
25BB7EKE2E/Barium Sulfate

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