Journal of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Patients’ general characteristics

Characteristics (n=21) Variable 
Age37.3±7.7
Sex
 Female20 (95.2%)
 Male1 (4.8%)
Weight (kg)83.9±26.1
Height (cm)161.4±5.7
Body mass index (kg/m2)31.8±7.8
Co-morbiditiesa
 Dyslipidemia4 (18.1%)
 Fatty liver3 (13.6%)
 GB stone3 (13.6%)
 Reflux esophagitis3 (13.6%)
 Hypertension2 (9.1%)
 Insulin resistance2 (9.1%)
 Obstructive sleep apnea2 (9.1%)
 Type II diabetes mellitus1 (4.6%)
 Arthritis & Back pain1 (4.6%)
 Gout1 (4.6%)
bASA score
 I-II19 (90.5%)
 III-IV2 (9.5%)
Previous bariatric surgery
 Gastric banding18 (85.7%)
 Sleeve gastrectomy3 (14.3%)
Reason of conversion operation 
 Failure of weight loss10 (47.6%)
 Complications of gastric band 
  Erosion4 (19.1%)
  Stenosis2 (9.5%)
  Slippage2 (9.5%)
  Infection1 (4.8%)
 Wanted2 (9.5%)
Period of follow up (Months)9.3±1.0

Included in duplication.

ASA = American society of anesthesiologist.

J Metab Bariatr Surg 2016;5:62-6 https://doi.org/10.17476/jmbs.2016.5.2.62
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