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The top Six Risk Factors for Weight-Loss Surgery

Researchers reported that they had devised a list of the top six risk factors in regards to weight-loss surgery.

The top six factors are: the type of operation (gastric bypass or gastric band), surgical technique (open or minimally invasive surgery), patient gender, type of insurance, age and presence of type 2 diabetes. Read

See also: Before and After Weight-Loss Surgery

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