Bariatric Surgery for Severe Obesity
Publication Year: 2009
This fact sheet describes the different types of surgery that treat severe obesity. It explains how surgery promotes weight loss, its benefits and risks, and the medical costs. It also provides guidance for patients thinking about surgery.
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Weight-Control Information Network
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