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divide the small bowel about 45 cm (18 inches) below the lower stomach outlet and rearrange it into a Y configuration, to enable outflow of food from the small upper stomach pouch, via a "Roux limb."
The Roux limb is constructed with a length of 80 to 150 cm (31 to 59 inches), preserving most of the small bowel for absorption of nutrients.
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