Duodeno-jejunal bypass DJB

Sleeve DJB

Laparoscopic duodeno-jejunal bypass

DJB-Obesity-surgery-LIFECAREABSLaparoscopic duodeno-jejunal bypass, popularly called Sleeve DJB is a procedure that involves sleeve gastrectomy, where the stomach is made into a tube like structure with staplers combined with exclusion of proximal small intestine. The advantage being faster passage of food and undigested nutrients into the distal small. DJB is highly suitable for patients who suffer from type 2 diabetes.