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How does obesity affect your digestive system?

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Dr. Ayman Shahine
Cosmetic Surgery
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In brief: Many diseases

Many different digestive diseases are associated with obesity like acid reflux, esophagitis, hiatal hernias, malabsorbtion, gall bladder diseases .
.... And many other diseases.

In brief: Many diseases

Many different digestive diseases are associated with obesity like acid reflux, esophagitis, hiatal hernias, malabsorbtion, gall bladder diseases .
.... And many other diseases.
Dr. Ayman Shahine
Dr. Ayman Shahine
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Dr. Joseph Kuhn
Bariatrics

In brief: Obesity and the Gut

Obesity affects digestive system by: 1) gastric reflux or heartburn from belly pressure.
The acid reflux can cause asthma and even cancer in the esophagus (rarely), 2) fatty liver from obesity can cause cirrhosis in a few, 3) when diabetes arises from obesity, you can see delayed stomach emptying with vomiting.

In brief: Obesity and the Gut

Obesity affects digestive system by: 1) gastric reflux or heartburn from belly pressure.
The acid reflux can cause asthma and even cancer in the esophagus (rarely), 2) fatty liver from obesity can cause cirrhosis in a few, 3) when diabetes arises from obesity, you can see delayed stomach emptying with vomiting.
Dr. Joseph Kuhn
Dr. Joseph Kuhn
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