[Pregnancy following bariatric surgery requires special attention].

@article{Renault2012PregnancyFB,
  title={[Pregnancy following bariatric surgery requires special attention].},
  author={Kristina M Renault and Lise Lotte Torvin Andersen and Mette Mandrup Kj{\ae}r and Jeanette Lauenborg and Anne Cathrine Roslev Gjerris and Janne Foss Berlac and Dorte M\oller Jensen and Peter Damm},
  journal={Ugeskrift for laeger},
  year={2012},
  volume={174 16},
  pages={1076-9}
}
In the latest years the number of pregnant women having undergone bariatric surgery before pregnancy has increased rapidly. In pregnancy, they seem to have a reduced risk of obesity-related complications but an increased risk of mechanical complications causing small bowel obstruction and complications due to malabsorption. This article reviews the effect of bariatric surgery before pregnancy on obstetric and neonatal outcomes and provides, based on the limited available evidence… CONTINUE READING