Analysis of vitamin levels and deficiencies in bariatric surgery patients: a single-institutional analysis

Bariatric surgery patients are at risk for vitamin deficiencies.
Source: Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases - Category: Surgery Authors: Tags: Original article Source Type: research

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AbstractBackgroundSleeve gastrectomy (SG) has become the most popular bariatric procedure. Although bariatric surgery is recommended for type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) in Asian patients with BMI 27.5 –32.4 kg/m2, reported evidences, especially following SG, are still lacking.MethodsPatients ’ data from June 2016 to June 2018 that underwent SG as primary surgery at our setting were analyzed. Patients with T2DM, without insulin use and BMI 27.5–30 kg/m2, were our main criteria. Preoperative and postoperative parameters were as such: age, BMI, T2DM duration, anti-diabetic medications, fasting plas...
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AbstractIntroductionUp to 30  % of patients undergoing bariatric surgery are dissatisfied with treatment outcomes in the long term. The aim of this study was to examine overall satisfaction with treatment 5 years after bariatric surgery and its association with body mass index (BMI) and health-related quality of life (HRQOL).MethodsPatients were surveyed 5  years after bariatric surgery; 108 patients had duodenal switch (DS) and 153 patients had laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG). The main outcome was overall treatment satisfaction, assessed by a single question, and analyzed by multiple logistic regressi...
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PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Individuals with morbid obesity benefit from bariatric surgery with respect to weight loss and decreases in obesity-related somatic disorders. This paper focuses on psychosocial outcomes and provides a narrative review of recent meta-ana...
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AbstractBackgroundTo compare changes in bone mineral density (BMD) in patients with morbid obesity and type 2 diabetes (T2D) a year after being randomized to metabolic gastric bypass (mRYGB), sleeve gastrectomy (SG), and greater curvature plication (GCP). We also analyzed the association of gastrointestinal hormones with skeletal metabolism.MethodsForty-five patients with T2D (mean BMI 39.4  ± 1.9 kg/m2) were randomly assigned to mRYGB, SG, or GCP. Before and 12  months after surgery, anthropometric, body composition, biochemical parameters, fasting plasma glucagon, ghrelin, and PYY as well a...
Source: Obesity Surgery - Category: Surgery Source Type: research
Conclusions: Bariatric surgery seems to improve kidney injury, especially among patients with the most severe stages of CKD. Marked 2- and 5-year risk reduction in the progression from CKD to kidney failure was observed.
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