Band to Bypass - Metabolism Kinetics in Gastric Bypass and Banding
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01559792
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2012 by Siv Hesse Jacobsen, Hvidovre University Hospital. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
The investigators want to study the changes in secretion of gastrointestinal hormones, absorption and metabolism of food and liquids before and after gastric bypass and in patients who are gastric banded but are getting conversion to a gastric bypass. All patients are with normal glucose tolerance. The investigators hypothesis that food uptake/absorption of food is faster after gastric bypass and the secretion of gastrointestinal hormones change.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 65 Years (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
all with normal glucose tolerance - patients who are undergoing gastric bypass and patients with a gastric band to are converted to gastric bypass
Normal glucose tolerance
Patients who are undergoing gastric bypass and patients with a gastric band to are converted to gastric bypass