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Gastric bypass surgery. Operating theatre team around an obese patient undergoing gastric band surgery. This procedure involves reducing the size of the stomach, which will make the patient feel full after eating less food, and reconstructing the intestines to reduce the amount of food absorbed by the patient.
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