Internal silicone retention bolster may last much longer than balloon devices.
Ideal for patients who do not tolerate balloon buttons due to anatomy or differences in gastric environment
A smaller internal bolster occupies less gastric space
- No balloon to fail
- Insertion/Removal tool distends bolster to smaller profile
- Internal bolster is smaller than a balloon (less likely to block the pylorus
- Internal dome provides more holes/openings for better feeding and venting