Ascites is the pathological accumulation of fluid in the peritoneal space, especially the abdomen. In a healthy human body, the peritoneal space contains a minute quantity of fluid. Ascites occur due to several disorders, including cirrhosis, chronic alcohol use, IV drug use, obesity, hypercholesterolemia, type 2 diabetes, nephrotic syndrome, severe malnutrition, pancreatic ascites, and ovarian lesions.Treatment de Read More
Gastric banding is a laparoscopic surgery which is recommended in weight loss. It is recommended hyper obese patients.
The surgeon places a band around the upper part of your stomach to create a small pouch to hold food.
The band limits the amount of food you can eat by making you feel full after eating small amounts of food.
, guidelines recommended gastric band placement only if a person’s body mass index35 or above. Some people with a BMI o Read More