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Table 3 Weight loss along the follow-up period

From: Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus in adolescents

  1 month 3 months 6 months 12 months
EWL* 14 ± 1.3 kg 23 ± 1.9 kg 30 ± 2 kg 42 ± 4 kg
WL%* 21.5% 35% 46% 65%
  1. *EWL excess weight loss, *WL % percentage of weight loss