[Treatment of acid gastroesophageal reflux by posterior hemifundoplication. Clinical and pH-metric results].

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The efficiency of posterior hemifundoplication (Toupet's procedure) in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux was studied prospectively in 25 patients. Surgery was performed because of resistance to medical therapy and/or ulcerated esophagitis (12 cases). Clinical symptoms were evaluated three times: preoperatively, from 2 to 4 months after surgery and… (More)

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@article{Galmiche1983TreatmentOA, title={[Treatment of acid gastroesophageal reflux by posterior hemifundoplication. Clinical and pH-metric results].}, author={Jean Paul Galmiche and Paul T{\'e}ni{\`e}re and Philippe Ducrott{\'e} and Paul St. Denis and R. Colin and Javier Testart}, journal={Gastroenterologie clinique et biologique}, year={1983}, volume={7 4}, pages={385-91} }