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Can I have any type of bariatic surgery having hypotirhoid fatty liver and diabetes?
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In brief: Yes
Fatty liver should improve with any procedure resulting in significant weight loss.
Weight loss with the bypass and the sleeve is fairly comparable based on most series. These 2 procedures have statistically more weight loss compared to the band long term, especially in individuals with bmi's greater than 50. Diabetes resolution better with bypass ~75-85% than sleeve ~75-80% than band ~60-75%.

In brief: Yes
Fatty liver should improve with any procedure resulting in significant weight loss.
Weight loss with the bypass and the sleeve is fairly comparable based on most series. These 2 procedures have statistically more weight loss compared to the band long term, especially in individuals with bmi's greater than 50. Diabetes resolution better with bypass ~75-85% than sleeve ~75-80% than band ~60-75%.
Dr. Matthew St. Laurent
Dr. Matthew St. Laurent
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1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
In fact many of these morbid conditions will improve or disappear altogether after weight loss.

In brief: Yes
In fact many of these morbid conditions will improve or disappear altogether after weight loss.
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
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1 doctor agrees
In brief: Often Yes
Yes if you meet criteria for a body mass index greater than 35.
Diabetes and diabetic fatty liver disease (called non alcoholic steatoheaptits or nash) responds well to weight loss surgery. Your doctor must determine if the risk of your illness is greater than the risk of surgery.

In brief: Often Yes
Yes if you meet criteria for a body mass index greater than 35.
Diabetes and diabetic fatty liver disease (called non alcoholic steatoheaptits or nash) responds well to weight loss surgery. Your doctor must determine if the risk of your illness is greater than the risk of surgery.
Dr. Dominic Ricciardi
Dr. Dominic Ricciardi
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