Adjustable gastric banding surgery helps you lose weight

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Adjustable gastric banding surgery helps you lose weight

The 鈥渁djustable gastric banding鈥?operation is a new surgical treatment for obesity in our hospital, which provides a new way to lose weight for 39 million extremely severe obesity in China.

銆€銆€The adjustable gastric band weight loss surgery is to make four 1 cm holes in the abdomen of the obese person. A soft balloon (adjustable gastric band) is surgically wrapped around the upper end of the stomach through a laparoscope to form in the stomach.A small stomach pouch and an adjustable outlet.

Step by step, the doctor adjusts the patient’s “appetite” by injecting a small hole in the patient’s abdomen under the skin, and injecting water into the stomach capsule (the appetite becomes smaller) or pumping water (the appetite is relatively large), so that the dieter eats very little food.That is, there is sufficient satiety to achieve weight loss.

This adjustable gastric band weight loss surgery has become the first choice for surgical weight loss due to its small implantation, quick recovery, less complications, good curative effect and long-lasting advantages.

At present, this surgical method has been clinically applied in more than 40 countries around the world, with more than 100,000 clinical experiences.

Evidence-based, the weight loss effect of patients 1 year after surgery is 30%?
40%, can reach 50% after 3 years?
60%.

銆€銆€It is reported that the current overweight person has accounted for 22% of the population.

4%, very severe obesity is 3.

01%.

Based on the population of 1.3 billion, the number of extremely severe people has exceeded 39 million.

So, can all obese people do adjustable gastric surgery?

no.

The following three conditions must be met for those undergoing this procedure: 1.

Body mass index (BMI) > 37 kg / square meter, or body mass index (BMI) > 32 kg / square meter, with diabetes or two major obesity-related diseases.

銆€銆€2.

The effect of weight loss cannot be maintained through diet control or medication.

銆€銆€3.

The patient is older than 18 but less than 65 years old.