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is placed around the upper part of the stomach, creating a pouch. The band is
adjustable, so the size of the opening between the pouch and the stomach can be
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerAli Tavakkoli, FACS, FRCS, MD - General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
Current as ofFebruary 16, 2016
Current as of:
February 16, 2016
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Ali Tavakkoli, FACS, FRCS, MD - General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
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