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What risks are associated with bariatric revision procedures?

Just like your initial intervention, revision procedures involve some risks. Your doctor will tell you everything you need to know about them.

Some of the risks associated with surgical revision are:

  • bleeding
  • infection
  • inability to consume certain foods
  • anesthesia-related complications
  • stomach obstruction
  • chronic nausea/vomiting
  • esophagus dilatation
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