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how long will i extend my lifespan if i have bariatric surgery?

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Dr. Joseph Kuhn
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Years and quality: Additional years depends on bmi and current age. If 20 years old now and bmi over 50 (about 150lb overweight) then can expect a 20 year life prolongation. But quality of life is also very much improved.
Answered on Dec 17, 2014
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