Gastric Bypass Surgery Research Paper

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Gastric Bypass Surgery Gastric bypass surgery is a common weight loss procedure that helps reduce the intake of food by physically making the stomach. This prevents extra food from entering the stomach and making the individual feel full faster. There are a few different kinds of gastric bypass surgery. The most common version of this surgery is known as the Roux-en-Y or stomach stapling. As the alternative name states, the stomach is stapled or sewn to be smaller reducing the amount of food that is able to be taken in. This allows the individual to feel fuller faster and eat less. This is but one part of the procedure. The secondary step is to reduce the length of the small intestine. The stomach pocket is attached to father down the digestive

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