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Can Bariatric or Metabolic Surgery Cure Type 2 Diabetes?

By Gustavo P. S. Miguel, Perseu Carvalho, João Luiz Azevedo, Murilo Hosken Júnior, Évelyn Zambrana, Otávio Azevedo and Isaac Abreu

Submitted: November 19th 2010Reviewed: June 9th 2011Published: September 12th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/22544

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