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What are the side-effects of the band over bypass procedure?

Before you decide to undergo this procedure, you will be told what benefits and risks it implies.

After a band over bypass procedure, you might experience some side-effects as a result of your nutrient intake. Some patients experience hair loss after this procedure due to the rapid weight loss, but once the body achieves a balance, the hair will start growing again.

Other side-effects of the procedure might include intolerance to some foods, difficulty swallowing, kidney stones or dental problems.

If you have any symptoms that worry you after this procedure, call your doctor.

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