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Intragastric Balloon Information

The intragastric balloon or gastric balloon (BIB) is a method for treating obesity, non-surgical and non-pharmacological, which produces a weight loss of 30-40 lbs in just 6 months, and is aimed at any type of obesity.

The procedure is simple and consists of inserting a balloon or silicone balloon in the empty stomach which is then filled with about 500 cc of saline. The gastric balloon is inserted through the mouth, by a endoscopy camera under sedation (no anesthesia) and without pain. Read more >

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