Morbid Obesity

Specialty of Surgery

Morbid obesity is also known as class III obesity or severe obesity. It is all overweight exceeds a BMI of 40 or even 35 if the patient has a disease or disability to severe as a result of excess weight. In many countries it is a public health problem due to the new eating habits of the society.

Morbid obesity can be treated with a low calorie diet and regular exercise. In extreme cases you can turn to bariatric surgery.

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