Specific effects of biliopancreatic diversion on the major components of metabolic syndrome: a long-term follow-up study.

@article{Scopinaro2005SpecificEO,
  title={Specific effects of biliopancreatic diversion on the major components of metabolic syndrome: a long-term follow-up study.},
  author={Nicola Scopinaro and Giuseppe Maria Marinari and Giovanni Bruno Camerini and Francesco Saverio Papadia and Gian Franco Adami},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={2005},
  volume={28 10},
  pages={2406-11}
}
OBJECTIVE Gastric bypass and biliopancreatic diversion (BPD) are known to have a beneficial effect on glucose metabolism superior to that of the other bariatric operations. Thanks to its excellent weight loss results and to its specific actions, BPD has proven able to guarantee permanent normalization of serum glucose, triglyceride, and cholesterol levels in the vast majority, if not the totality, of operated patients. However, clinical studies on the duration of these effects in large patient… CONTINUE READING
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