LASGB is a minimally invasive procedure indicated for the treatment of morbid obesity. Since January 1996, six patients have successfully undergone the laparoscopic procedure. Preoperative BMI was 42 ± 3.1; range 39-46. Mean operative time was 260 ± 110, range was 160-360. Mean hospital stay was 3 ± 1 days.
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|Publication status||Published - Apr 1997|
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