March 10, 2008
Mechanisms - Knowing and Curing
By answering the question of how diabetes surgery works, we may be answering the question of how diabetes itself works.
Gastric bypass surgery can lead to diabetes remission independent of weight loss even in subjects who are are not obese, which points to the small bowel as the possible site of critical mechanisms for the development of diabetes.
Posted by Diabetologica at March 10, 2008 8:54 AM