Persistent symptoms after anti-reflux surgery and their management

John G. Hunter, M. Brian Fennerty

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Since the development of laparoscopic fundoplication, 14 years ago, many individuals with severe gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) have undergone laparoscopic fundoplication to free themselves from medication dependence or side effects, because medical therapy was incompletely effective, to treat extraesophageal reflux symptoms and/or to treat reflux complications including esophageal stricture, aspiration, bleeding, and Barrett?s esophagus.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationManaging Failed Anti-Reflux Therapy
PublisherSpringer London
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)1852339098, 9781852339098
StatePublished - 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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