[Indication for operation and results in cardia insufficiency with or without hiatic hernia in childhood (author's transl)].

After discussing the problems in cardia insufficiency in childhood it is suggested that conservative treatment is indicated in minor-oesophageal refluxes, most medium-range refluxes and hiatic hernias of minor degree. Surgical treatment is indicated if conservative therapy over 4 weeks is ineffective. Still and absolute indication for operation must be… (More)