Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, September 3rd, 2007
"A CT scan demonstrated a loop of bowel twisting around the abdominal drainage catheter. After removal of the catheter, the patient's symptoms immediately resolved and her subsequent course was uneventful," wrote A.M. Rogers and colleagues.
The researchers concluded: "We suggest avoidance of drainage catheters after uncomplicated laparoscopic RYGBP."
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