Diabetes Remission After Gastric Bypass

Many severely obese adults who undergo gastric bypass surgery appear to experience a durable remission of type 2 diabetes, according to a large cohort study. However, more than one-third (35.1%) of patients who had their diabetes go into remission experienced a relapse within 5 years.

Source: Obesity Surgery, November 18, 2012 (online).

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