Changes in Gut Microbiota After Placement of Endoscopic Intragastric Balloon


About this study

The primary aim is to study the correlation between changes in the gut microbiome of obese subjects undergoing an intragastric balloon procedure.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  •  ≥18 years old
  • Mayo Clinic patients who have elected to have any intragastric balloon procedure done clinically or as part of a research study

Exclusion Criteria: 

  • None

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Barham Abu Dayyeh, M.D., M.P.H.

Closed for enrollment

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