Surgery for weight loss in adults

Bariatric Surgery for weight loss in adults

Bariatric Surgery Hospital in Le Havre France

Bariatric Surgery Hospital in Le Havre France

Health consequences in adults

The predominant serious health consequences associated with obesity in adults include type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, musculoskeletal disorders such as osteoarthritis, and certain cancers.

Some of these health consequences may constitute the principal cause of death such as heart disease, stroke, some cancers; whilst others such as type 2 diabetes lead to a reduced life expectancy.

Other important health consequences that have a negative impact on quality of life are obstructive sleep apnoea, infertility, obstetric complications and psychiatric comorbidity.

Bariatric (weight loss) surgery for obesity is considered when other … The effects of the available bariatric procedures compared with other methods

 

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