What is Gastric Banding?

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Gastric banding is a procedure where the stomach is banded with a lap band. A laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery is performed on the abdomen and the band is placed on the upper part of the stomach. The gastric bands or the lap bands are inflatable silicone and are biocompatible.

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