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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 670418, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/670418
Review Article

Effect of Gastrointestinal Surgical Manipulation on Metabolic Syndrome: A Focus on Metabolic Surgery

1Division of General Surgery, Department of Medico-Surgical Sciences and Biotechnology, Hospital ICOT, Sapienza University of Rome, via F. Faggiana 1668, 04100 Latina, Italy
2Division of General Surgery, Hospital of Civita Castellana, via Ferretti 169, 01033 Civita Castellana (VT), Italy

Received 12 July 2012; Accepted 6 September 2012

Academic Editor: Dan L. Dumitrascu

Copyright © 2012 Mario Rizzello et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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