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Alternatives to Weight Loss
     

Alternatives to Weight Loss

by D Johnson
 
There are several different types of weight loss surgeries you can chose from. Gastric banding, which is a restrictive method; gastric bypass, which is a malabsorptive system; the Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, which is a combination of restrictive and malabsorptive procedures; the Biliopancreatic Diversion (BPD), or Scopinaro procedure, which is a "malabsorptive"

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There are several different types of weight loss surgeries you can chose from. Gastric banding, which is a restrictive method; gastric bypass, which is a malabsorptive system; the Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, which is a combination of restrictive and malabsorptive procedures; the Biliopancreatic Diversion (BPD), or Scopinaro procedure, which is a "malabsorptive" operation, and can be performed alone or with a duodenal switch (DS); and Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, which is a restrictive bariatric operation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781300407614
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
11/14/2012
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
332 KB

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