Are the set of abdominal operations that change the nature of the digestive tract with the purpose of combating obesity and its co-morbidities.
Nowadays we have this resource, which till today is the most effective at the global level to lose the excess weight and enables you to get long-term results to improve the quality of life, in addition to control in an unprecedented manner all the diseases that a person with over weight and obesity have, or who are predisposed to, and may even in the great majority of cases, cure these diseases as well as prevent their occurrence when they have not yet been presented.
Currently there are restrictive procedures, and mixed (restrictive + malabsorptive), which are distinguished from each other by the way GI track is changed: the first acts by limiting the capacity or the volume of the stomach, and mixed procedures in addition to limiting the capacity volume of the stomach alter the absorption of fats, sugars, among other nutrients. The idea in both is to create optimal conditions for the body to start using stored body fat as energy reserve = lose weight.
The results are impressive and they start very soon after the procedure, the diseases list that significantly improve and some of them heal after losing the excess body weight after bariatric surgery it is quite long →