Table 5—

Outcomes following laparoscopic gastric bypass

Excess weight loss (>12 months)68–80.4%
Resolution of type 2 diabetes50–98%
Resolution of hypertension36–70%
Resolution of gastroesophageal reflux disease52–98%
Resolution of stress urinary incontinence44–88%
Resolution of obstructive sleep apnea74–100%
Resolution of hypercholesterolemia63%
Improvement in osteoarthritis pain41–76%
  • Data from selected series data (31–35,37,41,57–61,63–72).