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RYGB in Treating Patients with Obesity, Hypertriglyceridemia-Induced Acute Pancreatitis, and Diabetes: Kill Three Birds with One Stone?

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This study was funded by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (81500396), Foundation of Sichuan Educational Committee (18CZ0023, 17ZA0172), and Foundation of North Sichuan Medical College (CBY15-QD001).

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Ren, Y., He, M., Xian, Y. et al. RYGB in Treating Patients with Obesity, Hypertriglyceridemia-Induced Acute Pancreatitis, and Diabetes: Kill Three Birds with One Stone?. OBES SURG 30, 2033–2035 (2020).

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