LAP-BAND® Surgery (Adjustable Gastric Banding)
 
 

LAP-BAND® Surgery (Adjustable Gastric Banding)

LAP-BAND® surgery, also known as adjustable gastric banding, is weight loss surgery. A band is positioned around the upper stomach to make a pouch to contain food. The band restricts the quantity of food an individual can eat. It creates a feeling of fullness after eating lesser amounts of food.

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