Bariatric Surgery and Pregnancy
Sixty percent of reproductive aged women are overweight or obese. Overweight is defined as having a BMI of more than 25, obesity is defined as a BMI of greater than 30, and class 3 obesity is defined as a BMI greater than 40. Pregnant women who have undergone bariatric surgery should be monitored for nutritional deficiencies .
KeywordsObesity BMI Malabsorptive
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