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Sa1978 IMPACT OF THE INTRAGASTRIC BALLOON ASSOCIATED WITH DIET ON THE TREATMENT OF DIABETIC PATIENTS WITH OVERWEIGHT OR GRADE I OBESITY AND ITS INFLUENCE ON THE PRODUCTION OF ENTEROHORMONES

      Obesity is a chronic disease that has become one of the biggest health problems on the last decades. The etiology of obesity is multifactorial, which makes the success of treatment more difficult. Intragastric balloon (BIB) is a short term, reversible, minimally invasive method for weight loss. Furthermore, it helps changing eating habits and behavior. It promotes gastric distension, resulting in decreased intake of food, potentially delays gastric emptying and enhances the feeling of satiety. The objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of BIB in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and overweight or with grade I obesity, by analyzing the weight loss, body composition, glucose and lipid metabolism and production of enterohormones.
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