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Massive Weight Loss Surgery


Authors: Anne Herman Mosebo, MD, Julie Tastesen, MD, Magnus Balslev Avnstorp, MD

Postoperative information

ActivityAttend to normal self-care
Calm daily activities for 2 weeks
Strenuous physical activity after 8 weeks
Avoid heavy lifts for 6-8 weeks
Micropore tapeStay in place until the first follow up
Pressure garments The first six weeks: 24 hours use day and night 
The following six weeks: during daytime
Follow-up at the outpatient clinic12 weeks after surgery: patient satisfaction and decision of the need for further post-bariatric surgery

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