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Table 6 Common intra-operative findings in bariatric patients

From: The Operative management in Bariatric Acute abdomen (OBA) Survey: long-term complications of bariatric surgery and the emergency surgeon’s point of view

Intraoperative findingsNumber of answers%
Internal hernia58/11749.5
Adhesions49/11741.8
Anastomotic stenosis15/11712.8
Intussusception9/1177.6
Volvulus9/1177.6
Leak5/1174.2
Complications of gastric band4/1173.4
Gastric perforation1/1170.85
Hemorrhagic ulcer in esclude stomach1/1170.85
Peritonitis3/1172.5
Leaking stapler line1/1170.85
Cholecystitis1/1170.85
Bleeding, abscesses1/1170.85
Perforation1/1170.85
Bleeding, mesenteric thrombosis1/1170.85