Roux-en-Y + Gastric Bypass

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Thyroid and RNY Gastric Bypass

I was scheduled for RNY and hernia repair and then received a phone call from the scheduling nurse saying my blood test showed my thyroid was low. So... READ MORE

What is Roux-en-Y (RNY) Gastric Bypass?

What is Roux-en-Y (RNY) Gastric Bypass? READ MORE

Roux En Y in 2000. Having Trouble Losing Weight After Pregnancy. Can I Have a Revision?

I had my surgery (roux en y) in 2000. I have had 2 children since and have had a really hard time losing weight. Am I able to have my pouch... READ MORE

Is it possible after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass I'll weight around 130-140 lbs from 295 lbs?

Hi so decided gastric bypass surgery I am currently weighing 295 I'm 18yr old female and 5'8 I am hoping after this procedure I will get down to the... READ MORE

I decided to have a Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass. Is it possible to go down to 126-136 lbs from 393 lbs?

Hi so decided gastric bypass surgery I am currently weighing 393 I'm 18yrs old and 5'0 I am hoping after this procedure I will get down to the weight... READ MORE

How can I avoid anemia post-bypass?

I have RNY bypass surgery in less than a week. A friend of mine had the same procedure and got anemia pretty bad afterwards, which led to exhaustion.... READ MORE

Cost of a Revision of Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery (RNY), my Insurance Will Not Pay

Cost of a Revision of Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery (RNY), my insurance will not pay. READ MORE

Smoking and Bariatric Surgery - Are e-cigarettes or nicotine replacement therapies safe(er) for bariatric patients?

Hi! I would like to pursue a Roux-n-Y and have smoked for 30 years. I am confident that I can quit with an impending surgery date as a motivator, but... READ MORE

How long post op can strictures occur from Roux-en-Y surgery?

I has the above surgery end of March '13. I had a good recovery and have lost 90 lbs now being 170 lbs on a 5'6" medium frame. We ate dinner 2 hrs... READ MORE

What is the success rate of a revision Roux-N-Y?

I had a Roux-N-Y in 2001. I was 256 pre-op. I lost most of my weight in the first 8 months. I had got down to 139 at my lowest and about 190 currently... READ MORE

Nicotine free for over two weeks and would like to know if that is enough time for a clean result ?

Planning on having gastric bypass Roux-en-Y. My surgeon is checking for nicotine use through a nicotine test. The nicotine test is 83887 and can be... READ MORE

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