1. A 60-year-old male patient presents with repeated episodes of vomiting 6 months after RYGB. Patient’s history is significant for an MI 2 months ago. Endoscopy shows a GJ stricture. Dilations are attempted but the stricture recurs even after the fourth attempt. Which of the following is the BEST option? A. Book the patient for an elective revision of the GJ in spite of his poor American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) status. B. Place a removable stent by endoscopy. C. Inform the patient that nothing can be done now and he needs to tolerate his vomiting till he becomes fit for general anesthesia. D. Try dilating the stricture once more.
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1. A 60-year-old male patient presents with repeated episodes of vomiting 6 months after RYGB….