Lap Band Q&A
Leak + Lap Band
Can a band leak and cause problems down the road? Would I need another surgery if this happens? READ MORE
Can a leakage from the balloon be repaired or need a new band. I had my band for only a year and I don't have no restriction. READ MORE
My lap band was placed in Dec of '07, and it never really worked right - I had it confirmed via flouroscopy in '09 that the band itself was... READ MORE
Do I Have to Go Through the Preop Procedures Again if I've Already Had a Lap Band and Now Want Gastric Bypass?
I had lap band surgery three years ago. It never did what it was placed in me to do. I believe there is a leak in the band. The saline was always gone... READ MORE
So as I am preparing for my mommy makeover next month I wanted to get a fill as I wasn't feeling much restriction I had a fill done 3 weeks ago and it... READ MORE
Should I be ill after being diagnosed with a band slippage; and how soon after diagnosis should I require treatment? (photo)
I was banded in September 2011 and lost 6 stone. However, approx 6 weeks ago things started to go wrong and I felt pain under left breast post fill.... READ MORE
I have no restriction after 6 years of being banded. Experiencing a little discomfort on left side erosion, dilation, leak, or?
I had lapband surgery 6 years ago I have had 7 ccs in my band with restriction until 2 months ago when I realized I had no restriction. Dr said I only... READ MORE
I had my lap band port and tube replaced a few months ago because of a leak. When I went to have it filled, the nurse missed the port and stuck me... READ MORE
I'm 8 days postop from lap band removal and 2nights ago I woke up in the middle of thenight to find a 3 inch in diameter blood spot on my night shirt.... READ MORE
I had a lapband put in 2004, I lost approx. 165 lbs. In 2012 I had two strokes leaving my vocal cord paralyzed in Las Vegas, NV. I started gaining... READ MORE
My lap band is losing fluid and I have no restriction. I had an endoscope done and I don't have band erosion, I had a dye injected in the band under... READ MORE