LAPAROSCOPIC FUNDOPLICATION (ACIDITY SURGERY)
This surgery is done for patients suffering from hiatus hernia and / or
severe Gastro-Esophagial Reflux Disease (GERD).
The indications are:
- Dependence upon PPIs (Acidity lower drugs like Omeprazole) for relief of symptoms.
- Food pipe complications, such as erosive esophagitis (redness), stricture, Barrett’s esophagitis etc.
- Respiratory complications like recurrent pneumonia, bronchiectasis etc.
- Most cases of Type 2 Hiatus Hernia will need surgery.
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