Gastric Balloon: An inflatable device implanted in the stomach as an adjunct to therapy of morbid obesity. Specific types include the silicone Garren-Edwards Gastric Bubble (GEGB), approved by the FDA in 1985, and the Ballobes Balloon.Penile Prosthesis: Rigid, semi-rigid, or inflatable cylindric hydraulic devices, with either combined or separate reservoir and pumping systems, implanted for the surgical treatment of organic ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION.Penile Implantation: Surgical insertion of cylindric hydraulic devices for the treatment of organic ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION.Folliculitis: Inflammation of follicles, primarily hair follicles.Exhibits as Topic: Discussions, descriptions or catalogs of public displays or items representative of a given subject.Cementoplasty: Injection of BONE CEMENTS into bone to treat bone lesions.Gastrostomy: Creation of an artificial external opening into the stomach for nutritional support or gastrointestinal compression.Enteral Nutrition: Nutritional support given via the alimentary canal or any route connected to the gastrointestinal system (i.e., the enteral route). This includes oral feeding, sip feeding, and tube feeding using nasogastric, gastrostomy, and jejunostomy tubes.Intubation, Gastrointestinal: The insertion of a tube into the stomach, intestines, or other portion of the gastrointestinal tract to allow for the passage of food products, etc.Gastroscopy: Endoscopic examination, therapy or surgery of the interior of the stomach.ArchivesTracheostomy: Surgical formation of an opening into the trachea through the neck, or the opening so created.Pancreatitis: INFLAMMATION of the PANCREAS. Pancreatitis is classified as acute unless there are computed tomographic or endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatographic findings of CHRONIC PANCREATITIS (International Symposium on Acute Pancreatitis, Atlanta, 1992). The two most common forms of acute pancreatitis are ALCOHOLIC PANCREATITIS and gallstone pancreatitis.Kidneys, Artificial: Devices which can substitute for normally functioning KIDNEYS in removing components from the blood by DIALYSIS that are normally eliminated in the URINE.Ficoll: A sucrose polymer of high molecular weight.Catheters, Indwelling: Catheters designed to be left within an organ or passage for an extended period of time.Catheterization, Central Venous: Placement of an intravenous CATHETER in the subclavian, jugular, or other central vein.Vascular Access Devices: Devices to be inserted into veins or arteries for the purpose of carrying fluids into or from a peripheral or central vascular location. They may include component parts such as catheters, ports, reservoirs, and valves. They may be left in place temporarily for therapeutic or diagnostic purposes.Glutethimide: A hypnotic and sedative. Its use has been largely superseded by other drugs.Catheterization, Peripheral: Insertion of a catheter into a peripheral artery, vein, or airway for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes.Bariatric Surgery: Surgical procedures aimed at affecting metabolism and producing major WEIGHT REDUCTION in patients with MORBID OBESITY.Weight Loss: Decrease in existing BODY WEIGHT.Obesity, Morbid: The condition of weighing two, three, or more times the ideal weight, so called because it is associated with many serious and life-threatening disorders. In the BODY MASS INDEX, morbid obesity is defined as having a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2.Gastric Bypass: Surgical procedure in which the STOMACH is transected high on the body. The resulting small proximal gastric pouch is joined to any parts of the SMALL INTESTINE by an end-to-side SURGICAL ANASTOMOSIS, depending on the amounts of intestinal surface being bypasses. This procedure is used frequently in the treatment of MORBID OBESITY by limiting the size of functional STOMACH, food intake, and food absorption.Obesity: A status with BODY WEIGHT that is grossly above the acceptable or desirable weight, usually due to accumulation of excess FATS in the body. The standards may vary with age, sex, genetic or cultural background. In the BODY MASS INDEX, a BMI greater than 30.0 kg/m2 is considered obese, and a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2 is considered morbidly obese (MORBID OBESITY).IndiaBody Weight: The mass or quantity of heaviness of an individual. It is expressed by units of pounds or kilograms.American Medical Association: Professional society representing the field of medicine.Health ResortsOverweight: A status with BODY WEIGHT that is above certain standard of acceptable or desirable weight. In the scale of BODY MASS INDEX, overweight is defined as having a BMI of 25.0-29.9 kg/m2. Overweight may or may not be due to increases in body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE), hence overweight does not equal "over fat".Lymphedema: Edema due to obstruction of lymph vessels or disorders of the lymph nodes.Russia (Pre-1917)Body Composition: The relative amounts of various components in the body, such as percentage of body fat.Gastroscopes: Endoscopes used for examining the interior of the stomach.Patents as Topic: Exclusive legal rights or privileges applied to inventions, plants, etc.Gastric Emptying: The evacuation of food from the stomach into the duodenum.Gastrectomy: Excision of the whole (total gastrectomy) or part (subtotal gastrectomy, partial gastrectomy, gastric resection) of the stomach. (Dorland, 28th ed)Gastroplasty: Surgical procedures involving the STOMACH and sometimes the lower ESOPHAGUS to correct anatomical defects, or to treat MORBID OBESITY by reducing the size of the stomach. There are several subtypes of bariatric gastroplasty, such as vertical banded gastroplasty, silicone ring vertical gastroplasty, and horizontal banded gastroplasty.Diet, Reducing: A diet designed to cause an individual to lose weight.Bodily Secretions: Endogenous substances produced through the activity of intact cells of glands, tissues, or organs.Body Fluids: Liquid components of living organisms.Gastrointestinal Tract: Generally refers to the digestive structures stretching from the MOUTH to ANUS, but does not include the accessory glandular organs (LIVER; BILIARY TRACT; PANCREAS).Foramen Ovale, Patent: A condition in which the FORAMEN OVALE in the ATRIAL SEPTUM fails to close shortly after birth. This results in abnormal communications between the two upper chambers of the heart. An isolated patent ovale foramen without other structural heart defects is usually of no hemodynamic significance.Dental Implants: Biocompatible materials placed into (endosseous) or onto (subperiosteal) the jawbone to support a crown, bridge, or artificial tooth, or to stabilize a diseased tooth.Prostheses and Implants: Artificial substitutes for body parts, and materials inserted into tissue for functional, cosmetic, or therapeutic purposes. Prostheses can be functional, as in the case of artificial arms and legs, or cosmetic, as in the case of an artificial eye. Implants, all surgically inserted or grafted into the body, tend to be used therapeutically. IMPLANTS, EXPERIMENTAL is available for those used experimentally.Stomach: An organ of digestion situated in the left upper quadrant of the abdomen between the termination of the ESOPHAGUS and the beginning of the DUODENUM.Appetite: Natural recurring desire for food. Alterations may be induced by APPETITE DEPRESSANTS or APPETITE STIMULANTS.Thiorphan: A potent inhibitor of membrane metalloendopeptidase (ENKEPHALINASE). Thiorphan potentiates morphine-induced ANALGESIA and attenuates naloxone-precipitated withdrawal symptoms.Histamine H2 Antagonists: Drugs that selectively bind to but do not activate histamine H2 receptors, thereby blocking the actions of histamine. Their clinically most important action is the inhibition of acid secretion in the treatment of gastrointestinal ulcers. Smooth muscle may also be affected. Some drugs in this class have strong effects in the central nervous system, but these actions are not well understood.Vagus Nerve: The 10th cranial nerve. The vagus is a mixed nerve which contains somatic afferents (from skin in back of the ear and the external auditory meatus), visceral afferents (from the pharynx, larynx, thorax, and abdomen), parasympathetic efferents (to the thorax and abdomen), and efferents to striated muscle (of the larynx and pharynx).Laparoscopes: ENDOSCOPES for examining the abdominal and pelvic organs in the peritoneal cavity.Equipment Reuse: Further or repeated use of equipment, instruments, devices, or materials. It includes additional use regardless of the original intent of the producer as to disposability or durability. It does not include the repeated use of fluids or solutions.Thoracoscopes: Endoscopes for examining the pleural cavity.Disposable Equipment: Apparatus, devices, or supplies intended for one-time or temporary use.
A related device with a larger gastric balloon capacity (about 500 ml), the Linton-Nachlas tube, is used for bleeding gastric ... The device consists of a flexible plastic tube containing several internal channels and two inflatable balloons. Apart from the ... The esophageal balloon should not remain inflated for more than six hours, to avoid necrosis. The gastric lumen is used to ... The tube is passed down into the esophagus and the gastric balloon is inflated inside the stomach. A traction of 1 kg is ...
The gastric balloon or intragastric balloon is an inflatable medical device that is temporarily placed into the stomach to ... The (intra)gastric balloon for weight loss differs from the Sengstaken-Blakemore balloon used to stop esophageal and gastric ... "Gastric Balloon - FAQ". Gastric Balloon Australia. Retrieved November 18, 2016. Claire Coleman (January 26, 2014). "Would YOU ... Gastric Balloon Surgery: Complete Patient Guide (Annual Gastric Balloon Cost Survey), Bariatric Surgery Source, retrieved ...
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This roughly 3 meter (9.8 feet long) double-channel intestinal tube is with an inflatable balloon at its distal end, is used ... from suctioning gastric juices for testing and irrigation to ballooning open the entryway to the small intestine, called the ... It can also help the doctor know exactly when the Miller-Abbott tube's balloon is at the perfect location in the duodenum - a ... This arose when Abbott was unable to keep a tube with one distended balloon at a fixed point of the duodenum and Miller ...
A surgeon may also try to use a small inflatable balloon to apply pressure to stop the wound. IV fluids and blood products may ... Reducing gastric reflux[edit]. The stomach produces gastric acid, a strongly acidic mixture consisting of hydrochloric acid ( ... Reflux of gastric acids from the stomach, infection, substances ingested (for example, corrosives), some medications (such as ... All these veins drain into the superior vena cava, with the exception of the left gastric vein, which is a branch of the portal ...
A surgeon may also try to use a small inflatable balloon to apply pressure to stop the wound. IV fluids and blood products may ... All these veins drain into the superior vena cava, with the exception of the left gastric vein, which is a branch of the portal ... The stomach produces gastric acid, a strongly acidic mixture consisting of hydrochloric acid (HCl) and potassium and sodium ... The pink color of the esophageal mucosa contrasts to the deeper red of the gastric mucosa, and the mucosal transition can be ...
The laryngeal mask airway is a tube with an inflatable cuff. A laryngeal mask airway can be positioned in the lower oropharynx ... Endotracheal tubes contain high-volume, low-pressure balloon cuffs to minimize air leakage and the risk of aspiration. Cuffed ... Some benefits of the laryngeal mask airway include minimization of gastric inflation and protection against regurgitation. A ... Noninvasive positive pressure ventilation should not be administered to people who are hemodynamically unstable, gastric ...
179-. ISBN 978-1-4443-4786-9. Small and Large Intestine and Pancreas ... capacity can be estimated using the inflatable balloon ... The barostat is as instrument initially developed in our laboratory for measuring variations in gastric tone [28, 29]. ... With ... Barostat-balloon systems have been used anywhere in the gut, including the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, and the ... When this occurs, a balloon placed anywhere in the gut has to be inflated or deflated very rapidly in order to maintain a ...
... an inflatable cuff to seal the tracheobronchial tree against leakage of respiratory gases and pulmonary aspiration of gastric ... After the trachea has been intubated, a balloon cuff is typically inflated just above the far end of the tube to help secure it ... At the other end is an orifice through which such gases are directed into the lungs and may also include a balloon (referred to ... Another type of endotracheal tube has four small openings just above the inflatable cuff, which can be used for suction of the ...
An adjustable gastric band is an inflatable silicone prosthetic device that is placed around the top portion of the stomach. ... ISSN 0960-8923 Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy is Superior to Endoscopic Intragastric Balloon as a First Stage, L Milone, V ... "Revision of Failed Gastric Bypass to Distal Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: A Review of 65 Cases", 'Obesity Surgery', 'Volume 11, ... vertical gastric banding, or laparoscopic-adjustable gastric banding. Often the prior procedure still lends itself to a ...
A laparoscopic adjustable gastric band, commonly called a lap-band, A band, or LAGB, is an inflatable silicone device placed ... Hallberg presented his idea of the "balloon band" at the Swedish Surgical Society and started to use the SAGB in a controlled ... Support groups exist for gastric banding patients. Some mix RNY and gastric bypass patients with gastric banding patients. Some ... The inflatable band is placed around the upper part of the stomach to create a smaller stomach pouch. This slows and limits the ...
... an inflatable cuff to seal the tracheobronchial tree against leakage of respiratory gases and pulmonary aspiration of gastric ... After the trachea has been intubated, a balloon cuff is typically inflated just above the far end of the tube to help secure it ... At the other end is an orifice through which such gases are directed into the lungs and may also include a balloon (referred to ... Another type of endotracheal tube has four small openings just above the inflatable cuff, which can be used for suction of the ...
The patient had been subjected to intragastric placement of an inflatable balloon 48 h prior to his presentation. Abdominal ... We report a case of a patient who presented with an acute abdomen 2 days after the insertion of an intragastric balloon system ... Gastric perforation and death after the insertion of an intragastric balloon.. *. Ioannis M Koutelidakis. , Dimitrios M. ... article{Koutelidakis2009GastricPA, title={Gastric perforation and death after the insertion of an intragastric balloon.}, ...
The Intragastric Balloon is a non-surgical intervention to assist in weight loss. A soft, round, inflatable balloon made of ... Gastric balloons are very effective at reducing appetite and improving feelings of fullness after eating. They should be ... Intragastric Balloons Market to see a strong growth and is estimated to reach USD 236.49 million in 2021. ... Once inserted into the stomach, the empty balloon is filled with sterile saline and can be kept in place for 6-12 months, ...
... or should i get the gastric balloon? I cycle between 40-70 pounds overweight and I am 510. What do I need to take into ... consideration when deciding if the balloon is right, or should I go the surgery route? Id prefer NOT to get ... Im wondering if I should be considering gastric surgery (sleeve, lapband, or bypass), ... The Inflatable Intra-Gastric Balloons (IGB) of which there are three different FDA approved devices currently available with ...
... February 4th, 2010 Medgadget Editors GI ... The ReShape intragastric balloon is comprised of two balloons attached to each other by a flexible tube. Each balloon has ... OC Register: Doctors to study stomach balloon for weight loss…. Product page: ReShape intragastric balloon…. Flashbacks: ... The delivery system is a long insertion catheter with the deflated balloons attached to the end. The balloons are inserted ...
1990) who devised a band with an inflatable balloon as its lining. Background. Intragastric balloons have been used for weight ... Widespread use of intragastric balloons has been limited because. ... the inflatable band was developed by Dr. Kuzmak (Kuzmak, Yap et al. ... Inflatable Diet New Gastric-Balloon Pill. January 27 2014 by Dr. The Telegraph New gastric weight loss balloon comes in pill ...
Laparoscopic gastric banding is surgery to help with weight loss. The surgeon places a band around the upper part of your ... The band is made of a special rubber (silastic rubber). The inside of the band has an inflatable balloon. This allows the band ... Lap-Band; LAGB; Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding; Bariatric surgery - laparoscopic gastric banding; Obesity - gastric ... Laparoscopic gastric banding is surgery to help with weight loss. The surgeon places a band around the upper part of your ...
A related device with a larger gastric balloon capacity (about 500 ml), the Linton-Nachlas tube, is used for bleeding gastric ... The device consists of a flexible plastic tube containing several internal channels and two inflatable balloons. Apart from the ... The esophageal balloon should not remain inflated for more than six hours, to avoid necrosis. The gastric lumen is used to ... The tube is passed down into the esophagus and the gastric balloon is inflated inside the stomach. A traction of 1 kg is ...
The gastric balloon or intragastric balloon is an inflatable medical device that is temporarily placed into the stomach to ... The (intra)gastric balloon for weight loss differs from the Sengstaken-Blakemore balloon used to stop esophageal and gastric ... "Gastric Balloon - FAQ". Gastric Balloon Australia. Retrieved November 18, 2016. Claire Coleman (January 26, 2014). "Would YOU ... Gastric Balloon Surgery: Complete Patient Guide (Annual Gastric Balloon Cost Survey), Bariatric Surgery Source, retrieved ...
A new PEG tube with inflatable balloon was inserted. Patient was treated with proton pump inhibitors and antibiotics. He was ... CT of abdomen and pelvic revealed a contained perforation of gastric fundus [Image 3] with the mushroom tip of PEG tube at the ... Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastric (PEG) tubes are essential tools in providing enteral feeds to patients with either ... We report two cases of a gastric and a duodenal perforation caused by transmural pressure necrosis from extrinsic compressions ...
This device may incorporate an integral inflatable balloon for retention or hemostasis. This generic type of device includes ... is a device used to measure gastric myoelectrical activity as an aid in the diagnosis of gastric motility disorders. The device ... 876.3350 Penile inflatable implant. (a) Identification. A penile inflatable implant is a device that consists of two inflatable ... Any other penile inflatable implant shall have an approved PMA or a declared completed PDP in effect before being placed in ...
Intra Gastric Balloon. The intra gastric balloon is a non-surgical option for weight loss. An inflatable balloon is placed into ... We provide all assessment, placement and follow-up treatment for your gastric balloon. ... Gastric sleeve. Metabolic Weight Loss Clinic at UH Parma Medical Center. UH Parma Medical Center also offers New Direction, a ...
The gastric band contains an inflatable balloon that is filled with a salt solution. By injecting or withdrawing an amount of ... Adjustable Gastric band In this surgery, a ring with an inflatable inner band called a gastric band is placed around the upper ... Gastric Bypass or Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. The surgery has two parts. In the first part, the surgeon puts staples in the upper ... Gastric Sleeve or vertical sleeve gastrectomy. In gastric sleeve, the surgeon removes a major part of the stomach, leaving only ...
Gastric Balloon. An inflatable device implanted in the stomach as an adjunct to therapy of morbid obesity. Specific types ... Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding With Truncal Vagotomy. Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (LAGB) is a gold ... More From BioPortfolio on "A Study of Clinical Outcomes of the REALIZE Adjustable Gastric Band-C". *Related Companies*Related ... Home » Topics » Bariatric Surgery » Research » A Study of Clinical Outcomes of the REALIZE Adjustable Gastric Band-C ...
... clinicaltrials.gov Rapid metabolic improvements seen with sleeve gastrectomy are likely a result of changes in gastric origin. ... Gastric Balloon. An inflatable device implanted in the stomach as an adjunct to therapy of morbid obesity. Specific types ... Gastric Bypass, Gastric Band or Sleeve Gastrectomy to Treat Obesity. Obesity is an increasing health problem in the United ... Gastro-gastric fistulas (GGF) are reported to be as high as 12% after gastric bypass for treatment of morbid obesity. While ...
Gastric band is a restrictive procedure-and the only reversible one. A band is an inflatable doughnut-shaped balloon that ... Gastric bypass. Gastric bypass achieves weight loss by gastric restriction and malabsorption. Reduction of the stomach to a ... Gastric sleeve. Gastric sleeve is a restrictive procedure that removes approximately 85% of the stomach, including the portion ... This enables the size of the gastric outlet to be adjusted as needed, depending on the patients rate of weight loss. ...
50 Another procedure is the gastric balloon, an inflatable device placed temporarily in the stomach to reduce hunger. These ... Roux en-y gastric bypass incurs greater weight loss than gastric band 19, 44; and weight loss results of sleeve gastrectomy ... The adjustable gastric band is a silicone device that is placed around the top of the stomach, creating a functionally smaller ... the criterion for the adjustable gastric band (only) is BMI ≥ 30 with at least one weight-related comorbidity. 37, 38 The ...
More specifically, the present invention provides an aortic catheter system including a porous aortic root balloon capable of ... Inflatable gastric device for treating obesity and method of using the same ... as well as one or more inflatable balloons. Inflatable balloons and collapsible/deployable valves suitable for this application ... The inflatable porous root balloon 116 has a deflated state in which the diameter of the porous root balloon 116 is, preferably ...
Gastric bypass surgery can be beneficial to a lot of overweight people, but surgery is always risky and there is always ... The Obalon balloon is intended to remain in the stomach for twelve weeks and provide similar therapy benefits to gastric bypass ... Obalon Inflatable Pill System Aims to Offer Benefits of Gastric Bypass without Surgery (VIDEO). January 31st, 2014 Editors GI, ... Gastric bypass surgery can be beneficial to a lot of overweight people, but surgery is always risky and there is always ...
... and one or more inflatable bladders formed over the space-filling compartment. The gastric balloon may be deployed ... one or more internal inflatable compartments within the scaffold structure, ... after the gastric balloon 10 is introduced in its deflated configuration into the gastric cavity, the inflatable structural ... "gastric balloons," has been proposed. Such gastric balloons may be introduced through the esophagus and inflated in situ in ...
... and adjustable gastric banding, also known as lap band, may help. ... A surgeon places an inflatable band around the top of your ... The rest of your stomach is filled with a balloon containing saline solution that is attached to the band, according to NIDDK. ... The study found that gastric bypass appeared to be most effective for weight loss:. *Gastric bypass surgery resulted in an ... The three types of surgery included gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy and adjustable gastric banding (also known as lap band ...
... the delivery tube itself may have sharpened cutting blades that deploy outward to puncture the intragastric balloon. One ... for rapid deflation of a balloon. Various embodiments hasten the deflation process and simplify the manipulation required by ... having a lumen and a retrieval tool able to slide within the lumen that can both puncture and grasp the intragastric balloon. ... A mechanism for removing a fluid-filled object such as an intragastric balloon from a patient. The apparatus includes a ...
... gastric bypass, gastric sleeve, and duodenal switch. Includes pros and cons of each. ... The gastric balloon system consists of one or two balloons placed in your stomach through a tube inserted through your mouth. ... Gastric Band. What it is. Surgeon places an inflatable band around top part of stomach, creating a small pouch with an ... Gastric Bypass. Gastric bypass surgery, also called Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, has two parts. First, the surgeon staples your ...
More recently, balloon treatments have been introduced. During these procedures an inflatable balloon is inserted and filled in ... Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB), laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB), and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy are three ... Are you considering bariatric surgery? There are many different procedures to choose from, including gastric bypass, lap band ... The Stomach Balloon Might Help You Lose Weight But Has Side Effects ...
the restricting portion 122 may comprise one or more inflatable members such as a bladder or balloon. Accordingly, the ... Endoscopic gastric bypass. US20040092892. Oct 31, 2003. May 13, 2004. Jonathan Kagan. Apparatus and methods for treatment of ... where the support frame is located on a balloon catheter, and further comprising inflating the balloon to expand the support ... Gastric bypass prosthesis. US20060020247. May 5, 2005. Jan 26, 2006. Jonathan Kagan. Devices and methods for attaching an ...
An inflatable volume filling device in its non-expanded state is shown in Fig. 4a. It is essentially a balloon-like, deflated ... An example of a prior art inflatable gastric device for treating obesity is disclosed in US patent No. 4,246,893 to Berson. In ... The inflatable device 10 thus forms a fluid chamber, in which fluid is allowed to flow. The inflatable device thereby forms an ... The expandable member 611 may comprise an inflatable circular balloon provided circumferentially around the distal end portion ...
  • The upper parts of the esophagus and the upper esophageal sphincter receive blood from the inferior thyroid artery , the parts of the esophagus in the thorax from the bronchial arteries and branches directly from the thoracic aorta , and the lower parts of the esophagus and the lower esophageal sphincter receive blood from the left gastric artery and the left inferior phrenic artery . (wikipedia.org)