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i've been advised to have fundoplication surgery. what is the recovery, to normal activity, process? i'm a 62 yo male that likes outdoor activities.

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
Is it Gastric Fundop: Gastric fundoplication is one of the treatments recommended for Acid reflux or what is commonly called GERD. The best treatment for GERD is using PPI antacids such as Omeprazole of Nexium daily. Only if the PPI fails to provide good relief you should consider fundoplication which is a significant surgical procedure. It can take 2-3 weeks for recovery. Let me know what you chose to take.

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