Gastric remnant twist in the immediate post-operative period following laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
Gokulakkrishna Subhas, Anupam Gupta, Mubashir Sabir, Vijay K Mittal, Department of Surgery, Providence Hospital and Medical Centers, Southfield, MI 48075, United States
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Correspondence to: Gokulakkrishna Subhas, MD, Resident in General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Providence Hospital and Medical Centers, 16001 W. Nine Mile Road, Southfield, MI 48075, United States. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: June 12, 2015
Peer-review started: June 14, 2015
First decision: August 4, 2015
Revised: September 16, 2015
Accepted: October 12, 2015
Article in press: October 13, 2015
Published online: November 27, 2015