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Roux-en-Y syndrome

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The main postoperative complication after a Roux-en-Y anastomosis, consisting of abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting, especially after eating.


  • J. R. Mathias, et al:
    Nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain after Roux-en-Y anastomosis: motility of the jejunal limb. Gastroenterology, New York, 1985; 88 (1 Pt 1): 101-107.

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