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Obesity Surgery

, Volume 29, Issue 8, pp 2627–2628 | Cite as

Time to Conception after Sleeve Gastrectomy and Associated Pregnancy Outcomes—a Careful Look at the Evidence

  • Amihai RottenstreichEmail author
  • Ram Elazary
  • Uriel Elchalal
  • Gabriel Levin
Letter to the Editor
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Notes

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Conflict of Interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyHadassah-Hebrew University Medical CenterJerusalemIsrael
  2. 2.Department of General SurgeryHadassah-Hebrew University Medical CenterJerusalemIsrael

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