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Bariatric Surgery: An Overview of Weight Loss Surgery

Dr. Thomas Byrne, Director of the MUSC Bariatric Surgery Program, explains the differences between gastric bypass and Lap-Band procedure, the pros and cons for each surgery, and the difference in the weight loss profile of each procedure and the risks associated. This weight loss surgery podcast also covers how to choose the right surgery for you and most importantly, explains how the weight loss will help reduce other health complications such as type 2 diabetes and hypertension in this weight loss surgery podcast.

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File Size: 8.48 MB      Time: 9:16 Min.

 Health Topics:
 »Gastric Bypass (Malabsorptive) Surgery
 »Gastric Stapling (Restrictive) Surgery
 »Medical Treatment for Obesity
 »View All 4

 »A.J. and Rebecca Clay's Dramatic Weight Loss Story
 »Channel 5 Follows Two Obese Patients Through Weight Loss Surgery
 »Channel 5 Talks With A Couple Who Lost 293 Pounds After Weight Loss Surgery
 »View All 17

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