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Gastric bypass surgery with thyroid gland removed?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gregg Nishi
Bariatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: Bypass

That's fine.
As long as you are on synthroid (thyroxine) and your thyroid hormone levels are normal, having bypass surgery is safe.

In brief: Bypass

That's fine.
As long as you are on synthroid (thyroxine) and your thyroid hormone levels are normal, having bypass surgery is safe.
Dr. Gregg Nishi
Dr. Gregg Nishi
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2 doctors agree

In brief: Possible

Hormonal replacement is a must, but it is perfectly possible.

In brief: Possible

Hormonal replacement is a must, but it is perfectly possible.
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
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