1. Childhood obesity, like adult obesity, is associated with comorbidities. These comorbidities need to be considered while selecting and working up an adolescent for bariatric surgery. Identify the FALSE statement about the comorbidities of obesity in adolescents. A. Higher BMI during childhood is associated with increased risk of cardiovascular events in adults. B. Hypertension is more common in obese when compared to nonobese children. C. OSA can present as enuresis and hyperactivity in children. D. Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) is very rare (1%) in childhood obesity.
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1. Childhood obesity, like adult obesity, is associated with comorbidities. These comorbidities need