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Bariatric Surgery

Alternate Names

  • stomach surgery, gastro lap band, malabsorptive surgeries, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RGB), biliopancreatic diversion (BPD), gastric bypass, Vertical banded gastroplasty (VBG)


Author: Anita Davis, RN, MEd

Date Written: 03/08/2005

Reviewer: Mark Just, RN, MBA

Date Reviewed: 03/08/2005


Potential conflict of interest information for reviewers available on request

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