Gastric Bypass Q&A
Roux-en-Y + 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
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
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
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. 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
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
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
Illinois; are revisions covered by Medicaid for the Roux-en-Y Gastric bypass? I feel as though I've stretched my stomach.
Would natural portion control help? READ MORE
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
If my stomach have stretched, can it shrink again with lower calorie intake? Had roux & y 2004. Tummy bloats easily..
I've had the RNY done about 4 years ago. At what point of this process can the extra skin be removed? (Photo)
I would like to find out when the extra skin/cellulite be removed from my body? I have severe leg cramping and when I lift the extra fat from my legs... READ MORE
I had an accidents about 5 yrs ago and have regained 40 lbs. Is there a revision surgery that can be done? I am very limited to what exercise I am... READ MORE
Have any of you experienced patients post Roux n Y with back pain radiating to abdomen while in supine position?
I had gastric bypass 01/2012. 3m post op I started having L side back pain while laying back or down; the sharp/burning pain radiates into my abdomen,... READ MORE