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Weight Loss Surgery in Obese Diabetic Patients Significantly Cuts Pancreatic Cancer Risk

Weight Loss Surgery in Obese Diabetic Patients Significantly Cuts Pancreatic Cancer Risk
Weight loss surgery significantly cuts the risk of developing pancreatic cancer in people who are obese with diabetes, a new 20-year analysis has found.

The study, presented today at UEG Week 2020 Virtual, analysed 1,435,350 patients with concurrent diabetes and obesity over a 20-year period. A total of 10,620 patients within the study had undergone bariatric (weight loss) surgery, an operation that helps patients lose weight by making changes to the digestive system. Read more . . . 


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