Stomal diameter in laparoscopic gastric bypass: surgical dogma put to the test!

Andrew L. Nathanson, Sarah K. Thompson

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial


We read with interest the article by Campanello et al. in this issue on stomal diameter following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y bypass for morbid obesity. Whilst the objective of their study was to determine whether stomal diameter directly effects weight loss, they had a surprise discovery which became the principal finding of their study...
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2772-2773
Number of pages2
JournalANZ Journal of Surgery
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2022


  • Stomal diameter
  • laparoscopic gastric bypass
  • surgical dogma

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