As our cost for this Procedure is much lower in France, it is possible to offer our services at much lower rates than those normally found in Great Britain.
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TECHNIQUES OF BIB PROGRAM
Insertion and removal of the ballon is simple and always supervised by a professional. Regular supervision is also performed.
INSERTION OF THE INTRAGASTRIC BALLOON (BIB)
. The insertion does not require any type of surgical procedure.
. A blood sample and a pre-anesthesia doctor's visit are required a few days prior to insertion.
. A physician will perform a fibroscopy, under anesthesia to check the stomach for possible problems.
. If none are found during the procedure, the physician will insert the balloon orally and safely place in the stomach.
. The balloon (BIB) is then inflated..
. The lenght of the procedures varies between 20 and 30 minutes.
. You will then be placed under observation at the clinic for a few hours before being sent home.
. A stomach X-ray will be performed a few day later to ensure that the balloon is properly in place.
REMOVAL OF THE INTRAGASTRIC BALLOON (BIB)
. Six months later, in accordance with the program protocol, the balloon will be removed the same way it was inserted and by the same physician.
. The deflation and perforation of the balloon are performed under endoscopic supervision..
. Is it then extracted using specific removal tools.
. The time required for the removal procedure and observation period are similar to that of the insertion.