Assessment of Fistula Closure by OTSC Clip After Bariatric Surgery
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Anastomotic fistula following bariatric surgery are lifethreatening complication with a 37.5% mortality rate. All the modalities for bariatric surgery are involved in this type of complication, but Sleeve gastrectomy is the main surgery responsible for the frequency and the severity of the fistula. The management of this complication is still controversial and potentially lethal. The average number of endoscopic sessions was 4 (range 2-11). The closure could be obtained within a mean time of 88 days (range 6-216 days). Therefore endoscopic management has to be improved to reduce the duration of the treatment and the number of endoscopic sessions. OTSC clips could help to improve the endoscopic management because of a more prehensive, deeper and larger suture area.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
age upper to 18 years
surgery bariatrique typical Sleeve
presence of one or two fistulas < 1 cm, beforehand drained and without sepsis evolutionary
signature of the consent
surgery bariatrique other one than Sleeve
refusal of the patient of this endoscopic repeated coverage(care) requiring several sessions of endoscopies under AG with hospitalizations