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[Articles] Closure of mesenteric defects in laparoscopic gastric bypass: a multicentre, randomised, parallel, open-label trial

The results of our study support the routine closure of the mesenteric defects in laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery. However, closure of the mesenteric defects might be associated with increased risk of early small bowel obstruction caused by kinking of the jejunojejunostomy.

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