Obesity Surgery

, Volume 19, Issue 5, pp 671–672 | Cite as

“Efficacy of Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy as a Stand-alone Technique for Children with Morbid Obesity” and “BioEnterics® Intragastric Balloon for Treatment of Morbid Obesity in Prader-Willi Syndrome: Specific Risks and Benefits

  • Ann ScheimannEmail author
  • Merlin G. Butler
  • David Stevenson
  • Jennifer L. Miller
  • Carmen Cuffari
  • William J. Klish
Letter to the Editor


Sleep Apnea Morbid Obesity Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Bariatric Procedure Intragastric Balloon 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ann Scheimann
    • 1
    Email author
  • Merlin G. Butler
    • 2
  • David Stevenson
    • 3
  • Jennifer L. Miller
    • 4
  • Carmen Cuffari
    • 1
  • William J. Klish
    • 5
  1. 1.Johns Hopkins School of MedicineBaltimoreUSA
  2. 2.Kansas University Medical CenterKansas CityUSA
  3. 3.University of Utah School of MedicineSalt Lake CityUSA
  4. 4.University of Florida School of MedicineGainesvilleUSA
  5. 5.Baylor College of MedicineHoustonUSA

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