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Complications Associated with Gastric Electrical Stimulation
As with any procedure, it is possible for complications to happen. However, this is uncommon. As nationally renowned experts in minimally invasive surgery and gastrointestinal motility care, we deliver highly specialized care to help you avoid complications.
Possible complications associated with gastric electrical stimulation include:
Infection, bleeding, bruising, and pain at the implant site
Lead penetration, entanglement or erosion
Bowel obstruction or perforation
Mechanical or electrical problems with your device