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Nutrient Deficiency and Obstetrical Outcomes in Pregnant Women Following Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: A Retrospective Danish Cohort Study With a Matched Comparison Group

Hammeken, Lianna, Hede; Betsagoo, Ramsina; Jensen, Ann, Nygaard; Sørensen, Anne, Nødgaard; Overgaard, Charlotte

Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey: February 2018 - Volume 73 - Issue 2 - p 71–72
doi: 10.1097/OGX.0000000000000533
OBSTETRICS: PRECONCEPTION AND PRENATAL CARE
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(Abstracted from Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2017;216:56–60)

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) is among the most common types of bariatric surgery for inducing weight loss by restricting the gastric volume and promoting malabsorption of nutrients. Often RYGB is performed in women of childbearing potential.

Department of Health Science and Technology, Faculty of Medicine, Aalborg University (L.H.H., R.B., C.O.); and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aalborg University Hospital (A.N.J., A.N.S.), Aalborg, Denmark

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