[Causes of conversion in laparoscopic surgery for gastroesophageal reflux disease: an analysis of our experience].


BACKGROUND since its introduction in 1991 laparoscopic antireflux surgery has gained great success and popularity among surgeons, and now it is the gold standard for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). AIM to identify and evaluate the causes of conversion in the laparoscopic surgery of GERD and hiatus hernia. MATERIAL AND METHODS… (More)