- HEALTH TRACKER
Is the gherlin hormone removed during gastric bypass surgery?
— pumpkin462 (posted on May 31, 2012)
June 4, 2012
No, RNY-ers still have to deal with the effects of the gherlin hormore because no part of the stomach is removed with the RNY. The stomach is just divided and rerouted along with the small intestine. If you don't want to have to deal with the gherlin hormore the DS surgery is the way to go.
— Dawn C.