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Obesity Surgery

, Volume 29, Issue 1, pp 301–302 | Cite as

Author’s Reply to “Liver Dysfunction with Both Roux-en-Y and One Anastomosis Gastric Bypass Is Almost Exclusively Seen with Longer Than Standard Limb Lengths” by Kamal K. Mahawar

  • Katharina StauferEmail author
  • Magdalena Eilenberg
  • Gerhard Prager
Letter to the Editor/LED Reply
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The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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This article does not contain any studies with human participants or animals performed by any of the authors.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Surgery, Division of TransplantationMedical University of ViennaViennaAustria
  2. 2.Department of Surgery, Division of General SurgeryMedical University of ViennaViennaAustria

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