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smokeless tobacco after gastric bypass

A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Options: Probably theist popular weight loss operation at the moment is a sleeve gastrectomy. Its not really less invasive, but has less potential for long ter ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Woods
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Absolutely: Whether you smoke or chew, you get tobacco chemicals in your mouth, and absorbed in your body. It depends on the test, as far as how long it will show ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Yes it does: Lets accept that tobacco is a poison for the human body and stop using it. You will feel better, stronger and look healthier! this is a good time to q ... Read More
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Dr. Marci Dietrich
40 years experience Bariatrics
Of course: I am not sure by what you mean by "hurt" all surgery has some postoperative discomfort. But, if you are asking the potential complications of gastric ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
First enroll : Gastric by pass is not some thing like removing a mole from you on same day. First you have to enter a program , under go series of tests , psychologi ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dale Rottman
43 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Yes smokeless tobacco is extremely harmful.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zadeh
16 years experience General Surgery
Talk to your Surgeon: This is something that should be discussed with your surgeon. Some surgeons like to keep their patients on liquids for 2 to 3 weeks after their gastri ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kris Gast
Dr. Kris Gast answered
30 years experience Radiation Oncology
Smokeless TOB&CA: Smokeless or chewing TOB has been linked to cancers of the oral cavity, esophageal and pancreatic cancers. Esophageal and pancreatic are two of the to ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Woods
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Use best treatments: Stopping is one of the best things to do for your health! make sure to get the best treatments: coaching, free at 800-quit-now they won't nag you, wil ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Atkinson
28 years experience General Surgery
Tough question: It depends on the type of surgery you had (traditional roux-en-y, sleeve procedure, or banding). In general, you usually get one shot with the surgic ... Read More

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