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Gastric Bypass Complications

Considering gastric bypass but heard it's dangerous and there are a lot of risks. What sort of complications can happen with gastric bypass surgery?

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Gastric bypass risks

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There are risks associated with any bariatric surgery procedure. In general the risk of morbid obesity is much greater than the risks of surgery if the surgery is performed by an experienced surgeon and a Center of Excellence.

Long Island Bariatric Surgeon
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