Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in the treatment of obesity: a systematic literature review.
What does LAGB stand for?
LAGB stands for Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (obesity surgery)
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We have 2 other meanings of LAGB in our Acronym Attic
- Longevity Assurance Gene 1
- Laboratory for Advanced Genome Analysis (various locations)
- Last Great Ape organization
- Latin American Gaming Association
- Lesbian and Gay Alliance
- Lipson Alport Glass Associates (Northbrook, IL)
- Local Action, Global Agenda (community group network; UK)
- London American General Agency, Inc. (insurance; San Diego, CA)
- Lesbian and Gay Archives of New Zealand
- Lesbian and Gay Archives Roundtable
- Linguistics Associaiton of Great Britain
- Low-Angle Grain Boundary (physics)
- Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago
- Local Advanced Gastric Cancer
- Locally Advanced Gastric Adenocarcinoma
- Los Angeles Gender Center (California)
- Louisiana Associated General Contractors (est. 1949)
- Lesbian and Gay Coalition Against Racism (UK)
- LaGuardia Community College (New York City)
- Leonard A. Good Community Library (Ogden, IA)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Medical history included laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding fitted in May, 2007, for class III obesity, when her body mass index (BMI) was 45.
The Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (LAGB) devices market exhibits the next most promising growth, accounting for a CAGR of 10.
The long-term outcomes of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding appear to be relatively poor, according to a Belgian study.
Washington, Mar 22 (ANI): A new study has found that undergoing laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for morbid obesity is associated with relatively poor long-term outcomes.
Samuels said her center is one of only three in the United States that performs laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding surgery in adolescents.
JourneyLite is a leading provider in the United States of surgical treatment for obesity through laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB).
Seven years before, she had undergone a laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding and had lost 56 kg (initial BMI 54 kg/m2, weight 139 kg).