Nissen fundoplication by laparoscopy

What is it?

Also known as reflux surgery, it is a procedure in which general anesthesia lasts for about 90 min and consists of correction , for Middle of surgery on the upper stomach, reflux problem . In this procedure it is not necessary to extract any organ, what is done is a modification in the anatomy of the stomach so that it does not return the food and the acid to the esophagus. The surgery is performed by means of small incisions in the skin (4) of a half centimeter to 1 centimeter the largest, through which a high resolution camera and instruments are introduced.