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Gastric Sleeve - 6 Common Questions You need to Know

By Flymedi Staff on Jul 21, 2017 5:30:46 PM

Gastric sleeve surgery, also called sleeve gastrectomy, is a weight loss surgery that removes about %80 of the stomach and restricts the amount of food that can be eaten. Like other weight loss surgeries such as gastric bypass, gastric lap band, and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy also promotes weight loss by changing and reducing hormonal hunger signals between the stomach and brain. The gastric sleeve, also known as a vertical sleeve gastrectomy, is recently the most popular bariatric procedure, with over half of patients choose and are being chosen this procedure for their treatment.

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