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Bariatric Surgery Helps Identify Undiagnosed Abnormalities in Obese Adolescents

Columbus, Ohio – In a recent study from Nationwide Children's Hospital, FIC member and surgical director of the Center for Healthy Weight and Nutrition at Nationwide Children's Hospital Marc Michalsky, found extremely obese adolescents undergoing weight loss surgery revealed previously undiagnosed cardiovascular abnormalities leading up to their bariatric surgery.

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