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Prevention and treatment of post-gastrectomy disorders


Although about 80% of patients remain almost or completely symptom-free after partial gastrectomy, all are liable to develop nutritional deficiencies that can be largely prevented. Incapacitating symptoms due to the operation occur in less than 5% of patients.

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