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FDA investigating deaths of patients who had gastric balloon procedure for obesity

07:48 EDT 11 Aug 2017 | Medical Xpress

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has alerted physicians and surgeons who treat obesity that it is investigating whether there is a link between gastric balloons - a new-generation weight-loss device - and the deaths of five patients.

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