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Jejunoileal Bypass Summary

Description: A procedure consisting of the SURGICAL ANASTOMOSIS of the proximal part of the JEJUNUM to the distal portion of the ILEUM, so as to bypass the nutrient-absorptive segment of the SMALL INTESTINE. Due to the severe malnutrition and life-threatening metabolic complications, this method is no longer used to treat MORBID OBESITY.

Also Known As: Jejuno-Ileal Bypass; Bypass, Ileojejunal; Bypass, Intestinal; Bypass, Jejuno-Ileal; Bypass, Jejunoileal Show All >>

Networked: 811 relevant articles (27 outcomes, 37 trials/studies) for this Therapy

Key Diseases for which Jejunoileal Bypass is Relevant

  1. Morbid Obesity : 8 outcomes 10 studies in 240 results
  2. Weight Loss (Weight Reduction) : 8 outcomes 3 studies in 109 results
  3. Obesity : 6 outcomes 14 studies in 290 results
  4. Liver Diseases (Liver Disease) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 26 results
  5. Body Weight (Weight, Body) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 25 results
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Drugs Related to Jejunoileal Bypass

  1. Calcium
  2. Calcium Oxalate
  3. tranilast (N 5')
  4. Glucose (Dextrose)
  5. Bile Acids and Salts (Bile Acids)
  6. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)
  7. Peptides
  8. Carrier Proteins (Binding Protein)
  9. Hormones
  10. brushite
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Therapies Related to Jejunoileal Bypass

  1. Gastric Bypass (Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass)
  2. Gastrectomy
  3. Bariatric Surgery
  4. Gastroplasty (Vertical-Banded Gastroplasty)
  5. Biliopancreatic Diversion
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