Nowadays, most of the bariatric surgeries are performed laparoscopically. This means that the surgery is done through very small cuts in the abdomen. These small cuts do not take a long time to heal and leave smaller scars. This means the hospital stay is shorter and the patient recovers faster.
Most people stay in the hospital for 2 to 3 days.1
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