Background: Obesity has become epidemic, and is associated with greater morbidity and
mortality. Treatment is multidisciplinary. Surgical treatment is a consistent
resource in severe obesity. The indication of preoperative upper gastrointestinal
endoscopy in asymptomatic patients is controversial; however, most studies
recommend its implementation in all patients.
Aim: To analyze endoscopic performance in patients who were in preoperative for
bariatric surgery and compare them with control group.
Method: A …
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