Recent Topics
praise report! 2 days post op
mjbrice_83 · 1 replies · 95 views
ONEDERLAND!!!
Anita · 5 replies · 97 views
6 month anniversary
jujuh · 8 replies · 116 views
Most Active
Keto diet after vsg
Lethat37 · 21 replies · 480 views
5 & 1/2 years after VSG
Crissy327 · 21 replies · 355 views
Setting a Goal
takingarisk3825 · 20 replies · 273 views
PCOS trouble 2 years post-op?
linison · 16 replies · 404 views
Meh.
ChubbyHubby82 · 15 replies · 404 views
One Year Later w/ pics!
Nick S. · 13 replies · 318 views
Vitamin question
soontobe_blondegoddess · 13 replies · 359 views

Anyone have any Stomach Polyps?

GreenisLove
on 5/1/13 1:24 pm - CA
VSG on 05/29/13

Hey guys! Pre-op me again! Had my endoscopy yesterday to find the source of my tummy pains. They found stomach polyps and did a biopsy on them. Was wondering if anyone has had this before? Did it affect surgery for a VSG? and again, ty guys for all your responses!

 

smallisland
on 5/1/13 2:33 pm - Canada
VSG on 10/30/13

Hi, I had the Upper GI done and found out i had polyps of the esophagus.  I then went for a gastroscopy and had one of them biopsied.  It all turned out ok and the nurse never said it made a difference only that they may want to do the test themselves.  I see the inernist next week so I will likely find out then if it is a problem but so far it's a go. Not sure if this helps.  Good luck 

    

Referral Feb 2012, Orientation at Guelph Nov. 29/12, RN, SW and NUT Feb. 13/12, 2nd RN, SW and NUT April 26/13, Dr. Agarwal May 7/13, SW May 22/13. HW 334lbs, CW 269 lbs. Post-op nutrition course August 1/13, Dr. Jules Foute Nelong Sept 9/13, PATTS Oct 9/13, Opti Oct 16/13, Surgery Oct 30/13.

GreenisLove
on 5/1/13 2:39 pm - CA
VSG on 05/29/13

oh ok. I know i emailed my surgeon about it, and he says it should be ok for the VSG, because if they appear later, you can still do endoscopy. but i wanted to know if others have dealt with it before. thank you for your response!

 

whnuwshupnastr
on 5/2/13 1:40 am - MO

I had polyps in my stomach, they did a biopsy and everything turned out fine.  It didn't delay my VSG surgery.