Background Weight loss after bariatric surgery varies between patients, and predicting the extent thereof is often inaccurate. The aim of this study was to assess the potential of preoperative plasma leptin and body weight in predicting the maximum weight loss within 2 years after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP). Methods The study comprised 68 subjects (39 women, 29 men; mean age 36.4 ± 10.2 years,...
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