Wernicke’s Encephalopathy Following Bariatric Surgery


The prevalence of obesity is increasing worldwide, and therefore, bariatric surgery is being routinely performed. Bariatric surgery may be associated with complications in the post-operative period. Here I present one such complication. A 25-year old man presented with visual disturbances (diplopia, blurred vision), memory disturbances and imbalance while walking of 3 days duration. He underwentContinue reading “Wernicke’s Encephalopathy Following Bariatric Surgery”