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What is Gastric Balloon Treatment?

What is Gastric Balloon Treatment?

Gastric balloon treatment is one of the four main types of operations have been developed when fighting off obesity. The gastric balloon can be a perfect choice for those who do not want to resort to surgical interventions for weight loss.

The insertion of gastric balloons characterized by having the least of complications among other types of weight loss surgeries.

Hospitalization after such surgical treatment not required. You can return to your active lifestyle within two days after gastric balloon.

Gastric balloon treatment cannot called an operation, but rather an outpatient endoscopic treatment.

The gastric balloon indicated for patients with an overweight of 10 to 30 kg. Or as a preoperative preparation for a patient with morbid obesity.

Receive the gastric balloon treatment from CK Health Turkey. You will start with having your free consultation for the same.

If not found suitable for the gastric balloon treatment, your dates might postponed or cancelled.

How does the treatment work?

The presence of gastric balloons lead to the fact that a significant part of the stomach becomes filled. Consequently, the amount of food that a person can consume decreases. The balloon stretches the walls of the stomach.

Thus, it causes the stomach to be in an irritated state. This irritation state of the stomach leads to a rapid feeling of satiety.

How is the gastric balloon inserted?

Insertion of the gastric balloon takes place under the control of gastroscopy and performed under general anesthesia. A gastroscopy performed and it is an examination of the esophagus and stomach for the possible presence of diseases. That may be a contraindication for insertion of the gastric balloon. The syringe connected to the catheter. Then, balloon begins to inflate, filling with liquid to the required volume (500 ml).

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