Fobi pouch | definition of Fobi pouch by Medical dictionary
Fobi, Mathias A.L. (redirected from Fobi pouch)
Fobi, Mathias A.L., U.S. surgeon.
Fobi pouch - vertical gastric bypass banding procedure that reduces stomach size to a 15- to 30-ml capacity.
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During that time he has made numerous contributions to the technological advances of weight loss surgery, including developing the Fobi Pouch
Gastric Bypass for Obesity.
Surgeon Edward Livingstone, head of the obesity clinic at the University of California School of Medicine in Los Angeles, told shocked Lisa that the ring wrapped around her Fobi Pouch
has eroded into her stomach.
Mathias Fobi, inventor of the medical breakthrough Fobi pouch
, will accept the Pioneer Award.
Mathias Fobi performed a bariatric surgery (weight reduction surgery), known as the Fobi Pouch
Operation (FPO), on Dolly Vargas at Bellwood General Hospital.