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Foot Drop as a Complication of Weight Loss After Bariatric Surgery – Is It Preventable?

By Frank J. M. Weyns, Frauke Beckers, Linda Vanormelingen, Marjan Vandersteen and Erik Niville

Submitted: April 27th 2011Reviewed: September 23rd 2011Published: February 29th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/34082

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Frank J. M. Weyns, Frauke Beckers, Linda Vanormelingen, Marjan Vandersteen and Erik Niville (February 29th 2012). Foot Drop as a Complication of Weight Loss After Bariatric Surgery – Is It Preventable?, Advanced Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery, Chih-Kun Huang, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/34082. Available from:

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