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Side effects of esophagus lap banding?

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Dr. You Sung Sang
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: You mean stomach ...

Lap banding - that is where the band is applied.
Although rare, the following can occur: trouble swallowing, band erosion, band slippage. Overall felt to be a safe procedure however.

In brief: You mean stomach ...

Lap banding - that is where the band is applied.
Although rare, the following can occur: trouble swallowing, band erosion, band slippage. Overall felt to be a safe procedure however.
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