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Table 7 Additional procedures performed alongside the primary surgery

From: Results from the first Kuwait National Bariatric Surgery Report

  Additional procedures Details of additional procedures
No Yes Unspecified All Cholecystecomy Hernia repair Liver biopsy Other
Gastric band 59 1 2 62 0 0 0 1
Roux en Y gastric bypass 25 4 0 29 0 4 0 0
Sleeve gastrectomy 2324 160 50 2534 73 70 3 23
OAGB/MGB 70 6 2 78 4 1 0 1
Duodenal switch 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
All 2479 171 54 2704 77 75 3 25
Gastric band   1.7%    0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.7%
Roux en Y gastric bypass   13.8%    0.0% 13.8% 0.0% 0.0%
Sleeve gastrectomy   6.4%    2.9% 2.8% 0.1% 0.9%
OAGB/MGB   7.9%    5.3% 1.3% 0.0% 1.3%
Duodenal switch   0.0%    0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
All   6.5%    2.9% 2.8% 0.1% 0.9%