Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery

, Volume 17, Issue 3, pp 606–608 | Cite as

The Use of Over the Scope Clip (OTSC) Device for Sleeve Gastrectomy Leak

Case Report


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Upper GI & Bariatric UnitAustin HospitalHeidelbergAustralia

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