Mini Gastric Bypass

Mini gastric bypass

Laparoscopic-Mini-Gastir-bypass-LIFECAREABSMini gastric bypass, popularly abbreviated as MGB is performed laparscopically just like Roux-en-y gastric bypass. In case of MGB, a longer stomach pouch is made. A small loop of your small intestine is joined to the stomach pouch, 150 to 200 cm away .

  • MGB is a mal-absorptive procedure.
  • You can loose excess weight upto 70 to 80% with in 2 years.
  • High protien diet along with nutritional supplements including calcium, iron, and multivitamins are prescribed. Intake of such diet for life time helps maintain weight for long after surgery.