I was banded on 07-31-09. I had great success with losing 165lbs.
I'm not sure what started the pain but I got to the point where it was difficult to swallow. Several years and Dr.s later (2014) I had my Gallbladder removed. I don't have the lump in the back of my throat that I had been feeling but still have problems eating. I don't eat a lot cause I still feel restricted somewhat even though I am completely empty, no fill. (That doesn't bother me a lot cause I went almost 9mo before my first 2cc.)
Lately my pain has been upper left chest pain that travels to arm and into my back. I