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What are the treatment options for metabolic syndrome?

The treatment options for metabolic syndrome are closely related to those for weight loss surgery. They include the Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, the adjustable gastric band, as well as the duodenal switch or the bilio-pancreatic diversion operation. Today, metabolic syndrome is most commonly treated with the Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, the sleeve gastrectomy and somewhat to a lesser degree the adjustable gastric band.

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