Changes in Obesity-Related Diseases and Biochemical Variables After Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy

A Two-Year Follow-up Study

Villy Våge; Vetle Aaberge Sande; Gunnar Mellgren; Camilla Laukeland; Jan Behme; John Roger Andersen


BMC Surg. 2014;14(8) 

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We find LSG to have acceptable morbidity-rates and to be an effective procedure for weight loss and remission of obesity-related diseases. Further development of the technique should be attempted, particularly to reduce the risk for postoperative gastroesophageal reflux.