Bariatric surgery has a role to play in the management of obese adolescents with youth-onset type 2 diabetes, paedatric endocrinologists say. Speaking at the American Diabetes Association’s (ADA) 80th Scientific Sessions, Associate Professor Megan Kelsey said the benefits outweighed the risks. The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and American Academy of Pediatrics ...
Type 2 diabetes
ADA 2020: Surgery should be an option for obese teens with T2D
By Mardi Chapman
18 Jun 2020