The MIDBAND TM gastric band is an implantable device intended to permit significant weight loss in the case of morbid obesity, by restricting the quantity of food ingested.
MIDBAND TM FEATURES
The MIDBAND TM gastric band is implantable with a 12 mm trocar and easy to detect with X-Ray Imaging. The MIDBAND TM kit contains:
the adjustable band itself
an implantable reservoir
LAPAROSCOPIC ADJUSTABLE GASTRIC BAND
The new port MIDPORT TM is more stable with a larger basis and the suture is optional.
The MIDBAND TM is hightly flexible and supple: no rough edges, no bulky external locking.
The MIDBAND TM gastric band is an implantable device made of silicone and titanium.
The product does not contain latex.
The MIDBAND TM adjustable gastric band is a long term implantable device designed for obesity surgery. It is an option for obesity surgery as the sleeve gastrectomy or the gastric by-pass.The MIDBAND TM is fitted by laparoscopic surgery procedure with general anaesthetic.
The interior diameter of the MIDBAND TM can be adjusted. This adjustment is done by adding or removing physiological saline solution via a subcutaneous implantable site, connected to the MIDBAND TM by the catheter.
One of the main benefits of an adjustable gastric band is to be a reversible procedure. This procedure does not close any door for the future, in case of another surgery. It is also the less traumatic procedure even complication can occur during and after surgery like for instance: sleepage, migration, leakage
The features of the MIDBAND TM makes it flexible, supple (introduce through a 12 mm trocar) with a low pressure adjustment (7ml) and full radiopaque.