Do patients usually regain weight after the gastric plication procedure?

It is possible to regain weight after this procedure if you don’t follow your doctor’s postoperative guidelines.

Your doctor will tell you more about the advantages of the gastric plication and what you should do to enhance the result of the surgery.

Patients can regain weight after this procedure, but this usually happens only if they don’t follow the dietary guidelines provided by their doctor and they are not active enough.

After gastric plication, you should eat a healthy and balanced diet and be careful with how much you eat.

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