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Importance of routine preoperative upper GI endoscopy: why all patients should be evaluated?

Authors
  • Muñoz, Rodrigo
  • Ibáñez, Luis
  • Salinas, José
  • Escalona, Alex
  • Pérez, Gustavo
  • Pimentel, Fernando
  • Guzmán, Sergio
  • Boza, Camilo
Type
Published Article
Journal
Obesity surgery
Publication Date
Apr 01, 2009
Volume
19
Issue
4
Pages
427–431
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1007/s11695-008-9673-x
PMID: 18795381
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Routine preoperative endoscopy detects different abnormalities which need specific approach prior to surgery. Preoperative endoscopy should be performed to all patients prior to surgery.

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