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|GASTRIC SLEEVE||GASTRIC BAND||GASTRIC BYPASS|
|TYPE||Restrictive||Restrictive||Restrictive & malabsorption|
|PROCEDURE||Keyhole||Keyhole||Keyhole or open|
|OPERATING TIME||90 Minutes||40 Minutes||120 minutes|
|LENGTH OF HOSPITAL STAY||2-3 days||1 Day||3-4 days|
|HOW COMMON IS THE SURGERY?||About 70% of surgery*||About 25% of surgery*||About 5% of surgery*|
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