Polyneuropathy and Korsakoff syndrome complicating sleeve gastrectomy

Obes Res Clin Pract. 2021 Apr 29;S1871-403X(21)00063-6. doi: 10.1016/j.orcp.2021.04.006. Online ahead of print.


We report a case of a 36 year old gentleman presenting with polyneuropathy and Korsakkoff Syndrome complicating Sleeve Gastrectomy.

Keywords: Bariatric surgery; Gastric sleeve; Korsakkoff syndrome; Obesity; Polyneuropathy; Thiamine deficiency.

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  • Case Reports