Surgical Technique in Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease — Conventional Approach
Gastroesophageal reflux disease is characterized by unphysiologically long contact of gastric content with esophageal mucosa. This is caused by an insufficiency of the lower esophageal sphincter which can be verified by manometry and confirmed by 24-h pH metry.
KeywordsHiatal Hernia Reflux Disease Lower Esophageal Sphincter Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Esophagogastric Junction
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