Last updated on February 2019

Transnasal Endoscopy in Obese Patients Are Candidates for Bariatric Surgery


Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Obesity | Bariatric Surgery Candidate
  • Age: Between 18 - 65 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria:

  • A BMI greater than or equal to 40 Kg/m
  • A BMI greater or equal 35 Kg/m associated with comorbidity (e.g., arterial hypertension, diabetes, dyslipidemia, sleep apnea)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Surgery, fractures or nasal malformations
  • History of epistaxis
  • Allergy to components of the topical anesthetic used prior to the examination
  • Coagulation disorders or use of anticoagulants
  • Pregnancy
  • Psychiatric disorder important

Recruitment Status: Open


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