Definitions for "Bariatric Surgery"
surgery done to cause weight loss in morbidly obese patients; also called obesity surgery. Bariatric surgery changes the size of your stomach, the length of your small intestine, or both.
Surgery that is performed for the treatment of morbidly obese individuals. This type of surgery is also known as obesity surgery and weight loss surgery.
Also known as weight-loss surgery, surgery for morbid obesity, stomach stapling surgery, gastric stapling, stomach stapling, stomach stapling obesity surgery, morbid obesity surgery, and stomach reduction surgery.