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Short-Term Outcomes Following Conversion of Adjustable Gastric Banding

      The prevalence of long-term complications and adverse gastrointestinal symptoms following adjustable gastric banding (AGB), combined with disappointing weight loss, have led to a rising number of revisional procedures. Yet the outcomes of these revisional operations remain unclear. The goal of this study was to examine the safety of these procedures, comparing rates of 30-day outcomes between primary and revisional procedures.
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