Obesity is a condition where a person has accumulated so much body fat that it might have a negative effect on their health. If a person’s body weight is at least 20% higher than it should be, he or she is considered obese.
These days many people are suffering from obesity. But, those who have extreme obesity are going for Gastric bypass surgery to reduce the weight.
What is Gastric by-pass surgery?
Gastric bypass is surgery involves a surgical operation which reduces the size of the stomach. After the surgery, your stomach will be smaller. You will feel full with less food. The food you eat will no longer go into some parts of your stomach and small intestine that absorb food.
This surgery is performed on the people those who are suffering from extreme obesity. However, there are many side effects depending on the extensity of the operation. Here are some of the most common effects of surgery.
Side Effects of Gastric by-pass surgery:
1. Allergic reactions
The person who undergone may experience allergic reactions which may lead to death if these reactions are severe.