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Bypass predicts remission from metabolic syndrome

Long limb laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in obese patients is a safe procedure that results in significant and sustained percentage of excess BMI lost (%EBMIL), which predicts a high remission rate of metabolic syndrome and allows discontinuation of drug therapy for associated metabolic disturbances, according to a paper published in the journal Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome.

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