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Iron deficiency after weight loss surgery

Jueves, Enero 14, 2021

Iron deficiency is a common, delayed consequence of malabsorptive weight-loss surgery, especially in younger women.
Bariatric surgery can reduce the impact of obesity-associated comorbidities, but it increases the risk for iron deficiency (ID) and iron deficiency anemia (IDA).




NEJM Journal Watch summary, reutilizado con permiso del Grupo NEJM


Código de aprobación: PP-IMU-GLB-0058