Of or involving the jejunum and the ileum, usually with reference to a bypass operation in which they are connected.
- Other conditions associated with NASH include Weber-Christian disease, extensive small bowel resection, and jejunoileal bypass.
- The jejunoileal bypass no longer is a recommended bariatric surgical procedure.
- Some doctors consider surgery for obesity to be a waste of resources, and others remember the poor results from earlier procedures such as the jejunoileal bypass.
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