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Impact of bariatric surgery on bone tissue

Jan 1, 2019 | Magazine: Endocrinología, Diabetes y Nutrición

Botella Martínez S (1), Petrina Jauregui E (2), Escalada San Martín J (3).


The important prevalence and morbidity of obesity has generated an increase in bariatric surgery. It has a positive effect in obesity-related comorbidities.

However, it's detrimental to bone health. The underline pathophysiological mechanisms are complex and heterogeneous.

The knowledge of these factors may lead us to develop an adequate therapeutic intervention.

CITATION  Endocrinol Diabetes Nutr. 2019 Jan;66(1):62-68. doi: 10.1016/j.endinu.2018.06.009. Epub 2018 Sep 25