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Gastric Sleeve Risks and Complications

Risks of Gastric Sleeve Surgery

Some of the risks and complications of gastric sleeve surgery include:

  • Infection
  • Leakage of the sleeve
  • Blood clots

Your bariatric surgeon will review all potential risks and complications with you prior to the gastric sleeve procedure.

Lower Your Gastric Sleeve Surgery Risks

Before having gastric sleeve surgery, you can limit post-op side effects and complications by:

» Learn more about the benefits of bariatric surgery.

» Learn more about the risks and complications of bariatric surgery.

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