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Table 6 Comorbidities in LGP cases and the recovery percentage

From: Twelve year experience of laparoscopic gastric plication in morbid obesity: development of the technique and patient outcomes

COMORBIDITY Frequency % OF RECOVERY AFTER 6 MON % OF RECOVERY AFTER 1 YEAR
DIABET 11% 70% 95%
HYPERTENSION 1% 50% 80%
KNEE OR LOW BACK PAIN 5% 80% 100%
HYPERTRIGLYCERIDEMIA 4% 40% 70%
SLEEP APNEA 0.5% 100% 100%
TOTAL 18% 35% 67%