Journal of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Monitoring schedule in patients undergoing bariatric surgerya


Presurgery3 Mo Postsurgery6-9 Mo PostsurgeryYearly
Thiamin (vitamin B1)
Cobalamin (vitamin B12)
Methylmalonic acid (MMA)
Vitamin D (25-hydroxyvitamin D)
Calcium and intact PTH
Folic acid
Vitamin A∨ (BPD/DS and RYGB)
Vitamin K∨ (BPD/DS)
Zinc∨ (BPD/DS and RYGB)b
Copper∨ (BPD/DS and RYGB)b

Mo = month; PTH = parathyroid hormone; BPD = biliopancreatic diversion; DS = duodenal switch; RYGB = Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.

Data based on Mechanick et al. [5].

With clinical findings.

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