Can a Person Who Weights 190lbs and is a Height of 5'4 Get the Lap Band?
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Qualifying for a Weight Loss Procedure..
To qualify for a bariatric procedure, one must have a body mass index (bmi) of 40 with no serious comorbidities or a bmi of 35 or above with a serious comorbidity such as hypertension, diabetes, and/or sleep apnea.
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