Contraindications to bariatric Surgery

Relative contraindications to bariatric surgery

  • • Endocrine disorders that cause or contribute to morbid obesity
  • • Psychological instability
  • • Alcohol or drug abuse
  • • End-stage organ disease, unless used as a bridge to transplantation
  • • Terminal cancer
  • • Inability to comprehend or comply with postoperative nutritional and behavioral guidelines

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