Am I a candidate for lap band surgery? BMI 37, AC1 and cholesterol run high.
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Yes, and the Lap Band is a good option but follow up is important
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YES, BUT SHOULD CHOOSE A BETTER SURGERY
Lap band will help you with your weight but have to know that have more that 35% of failure and long time disconfort for the patient.
Sleeve gastrectomy and gastric bypass are more effective that lap band in weight loss but both have better results in control and improve of diabetes, cholesterol, and all related sickness.
Its very good for you to choose leave the obesity behind.
God Bless you
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