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Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy is a Safe and Effective Bariatric Procedure for the Lower BMI (35.0–43.0 kg/m2) Population

By Brian Gluck, Blake Movitz, Shannon Jansma, Jennifer Gluck and Kelly Laskowski
Topics: Clinical Research
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
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