A Study to Determine the Prevalence of Esophageal Dysmotility Among Patients Following Bariatric Surgery


About this study

The purpose of this study is to determine the prevalence of esophageal dysmotility among patients following bariatric surgery.

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. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adults ages 18-90 years of age
  • Patients with bariatric surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • A diagnosis of esophageal dysmotility prior to bariatric surgery
  • Previous upper gastrointestinal surgery aside from bariatric surgery
  • Inability to read due to: Blindness, cognitive dysfunction, or English language illiteracy

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Karthik Ravi, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

Contact information:

Crystal Lavey



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