Why the ESG might be the future of bariatric surgery?
ESG stands for endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty. What does endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty mean in plain English? Reduction of the size of the stomach. Changing the shape of the stomach into a sleeve-like structure The steps above are carried out using endoscopy (camera inserted through the mouth) without the need for any incisions. This is different from sleeve gastrectomy where the stomach […]