Preparing for surgery
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Will I have to take a special diet before surgery?

Yes. Before surgery, you have to follow a special high-protein liquid diet. You might receive this diet plan from your surgeon and dietician. This diet will improve your surgeon’s ability to see your stomach during surgery.1 Click here to know more about what to steps you will need to take before the surgery.

Disclaimer: Content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider.

Ref: 1. Liquid Diet Before Bariatric Surgery. [internet] UFHealth. [cited 2016 Jan 27] Available from: https://ufhealth.org/sites/default/files/media/Weight-loss-center/Liquid_Diet_Before_Bariatric_Surgery.pdf