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Is It Safe to Have Gastric Bypass Done 1 Month After Having Thyroid Taken Out?

Had thyroid taken out August 1st. Am scheduled for gastric bypass September 10. Is it safe?

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Gastric Bypass after thyroidectomy

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yes there is no reason why you can not have gastric bypass after removal of your thyroid gland.  You will need to have your thyroid hormones regulated well prior to surgery.


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