Since there are negligible physiological and hormonal changes after LAGB, weight loss and diabetes remission are inadequate. Weight regain chances are very high. Majority of patients want to get band removed because of intolerance and increased hunger. Problem with this operation is the need for regular visits to the doctor for repeated adjustments of the band. After this operation food intolerance, band slippage, band erosion, pouch dilatation or gastric prolapse can occur.
LAPAROSCOPIC ADJUSTABLE GASTRIC BANDING
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