Is a Catheter Used for Gastric Sleeve Surgery?

Catheter During or After Gastric Sleeve Surgery General anesthesia is applied to patients during gastric sleeve surgery. In accordance with the procedure, the stomach is arranged and the excess parts are removed from the body. At the end of the procedure, patients are...

Preparation and Tests Before Bariatric Surgery

What Tests Are Done Before Bariatric Surgery? Bariatric surgery is a challenging process, both psychologically and physically. The readiness of patients will help eliminate the complications and side effects that might occur in the future and increase the success rate...

HIPEC Surgery in Turkey: Is It Safe?

Even though the combination of Cytoreductive surgery and HIPEC (Hyperthermic Chemotherapy) is an aggressive surgery, sometimes it’s the only hope left to the patients, especially the ones who have tried different chemotherapeutic agents yet still are dealing...

Everything About Cytoreductive Surgery and HIPEC

Cytoreductive Surgery and HIPEC Chemotherapy HIPEC chemotherapy, which is the short form of hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy, is a special surgical oncology treatment that might provide hope to those who have complex and advanced abdominal cancers and usual...

The Treatment of Constipation After Weight Loss Surgery

Constipation After Bariatric Surgery Constipation is one of the common complications following weight loss surgery. Reorganization of the intestines, changes in the shape of the stomach or a definite change in diet can trigger constipation. However, patients can avoid...

Does Obesity Cause or Intensify Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea occurs when a person stops breathing for a short time while sleeping. Although it is not directly life-threatening, it negatively affects people’s daily lives because a person’s productivity depends on the quality and quantity of sleep they get...