With this operation, a large part of the stomach (about 80%) is connected to the small intestine and disabled. After this operation, the patient gets a feeling of early satiety by absorbing the nutrients in the reduced stomach.
Like all surgical procedures, there is a risk of obesity surgery, even if it is tiny. However, since the success rate is above 98%, this low risk does not affect the operation decision of the patients much.
Since eating and drinking are restricted after obesity surgeries, patients lose weight from the 1st month following the operation. However, the perception that weight will never be gained after the surgery is wrong. If patients ignore their diet after surgery, they will continue to gain weight for a while.
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