Treatment of advanced gastroesophageal reflux disease with Collis gastroplasty and Belsey partial fundoplication.

@article{Ritter1998TreatmentOA,
  title={Treatment of advanced gastroesophageal reflux disease with Collis gastroplasty and Belsey partial fundoplication.},
  author={Manfred P. Ritter and Jeffrey H. Peters and Tom R. Demeester and Michael Gadenstaetter and Stefan Oberg and Martin Fein and Jeffrey A. Hagen and Peter F. Crookes and Cedric G. Bremner},
  journal={Archives of surgery},
  year={1998},
  volume={133 5},
  pages={523-8; discussion 528-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the factors affecting outcome in patients with advanced gastroesophageal reflux disease. DESIGN Retrospective analysis. SETTING University tertiary referral center. PATIENTS Thirty-seven patients with advanced gastroesophageal reflux disease and no previous antireflux surgery. INTERVENTIONS Thirty patients underwent Collis gastroplasty for esophageal lengthening and Belsey partial fundoplication. Seven patients with esophageal stricture and global loss of esophageal… CONTINUE READING