Management of postsurgical leaks and fistulae

Javier E. Andrade, Jose M Martinez

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Bariatric postoperative leaks are being seen more frequently due to the increased number of surgical procedures. Endoscopic repair of these leaks and fistulae is a safe and effective option for patients who would otherwise undergo complex surgical revision. This chapter will discuss the current endoscopic options available to manage these patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationBariatric Endoscopy
PublisherSpringer New York
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)9781441917102, 1441917098, 9781441917096
StatePublished - Aug 1 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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