Roux limb volvulus after long-limb Roux-en-Y gastric bypass

Nathan M. Novotny, Samer G. Mattar, Mark E. Falimirski

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A case is reported of a patient after long-limb Rouxen-Y gastric bypass who presented with a volvulus of the Roux limb. This is the first report of this complication in the literature.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1523-1524
Number of pages2
JournalObesity Surgery
Issue number11
StatePublished - Nov 2007


  • Morbid obesity
  • Obstruction
  • Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
  • Volvulus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Nutrition and Dietetics


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