Gastric bypass surgery may reverse type 2 diabetes

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This systematic review in Archives of Surgery identified ten different studies that reported rates of type 2 diabetes reversal.  Patients undergoing bariatric surgery were found to have high rates of reversal. However, the literature search was limited to PubMed, and only identified one randomised trial and eight observational studies. The reviewers reported that: Roux-en-Y gastric [read the full story…]

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