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What should I know before getting gastric sleeve surgery?

Before gastric sleeve surgery, patients are informed of the risks and benefits, and told of the short and long term lifestyle changes that need to be made. In this video, bariatric surgeon Marina Kurian, MD, discusses how she advises her patients. 

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