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What do you suggest if my doctor is going to give me a laproscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass surgery and i was wondering what meals?

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Dr. John Fung
General Surgery 39 years experience
Education: Patients that undergo a weight reducing procedure, known as bariatric surgery, must undergo appropriate screening and preparation prior to surgery, including a several month period of regimented diet and achievement of defined goals. Failure to do so increases the risk that the procedure will not achieved desired weight loss. You will not be able to eat the same diet after surgery.

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A 33-year-old member asked:

My doctor is going to give me a laproscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass surgery and I was wondering what meals can I eat?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Little ones: You'll need to eat very small meals afterward or you'll 1) feel awful 2) stretch your stomach and not get the desired effect. You will receive detailed nutritional counseling prior to discharge from your bariatric surgery team.

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Last updated Jul 27, 2014

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