Obesity is a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the extent that it may have a negative effect on health. People are generally considered obese when their body mass index (BMI) is over 30 kg/m2.
Bariatric Surgery is indicated in patients:
- If the BMI > 32.5 with any obesity related medical problem
- If the BMI> 37.5 even in the absence of any obesity related problem
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Types of Bariatric Surgery:
- Restrictive procedures: refers to a surgical procedure which physically changes the capacity of the stomach.
- Malabsorptive procedures is used to shorten or bypass part of the gastrointestinal tract, which decreases the number of calories and nutrients the body absorbs when food passes through.
Both of these have the same purpose however, they are recommended to reduce life-threatening obesity and related illnesses.
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Weight Loss Surgery Options :
Sleeve Gastrectomy Roux -en-Y ByPass Mini Gastric Bypass Revisional Bariatric Surgery