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What is success of laparoscopic anti-reflux surgery for hiatal hernia?
10 doctors weighed in

5 doctors agree
In brief: Varies
Don't be afraid to ask your surgeon.
Most surgeons track their outcomes for at least a few years. If you go to a surgeon with good results and you do your part (eating right and keeping your weight in check) - you can expect durable relief with surgery.

In brief: Varies
Don't be afraid to ask your surgeon.
Most surgeons track their outcomes for at least a few years. If you go to a surgeon with good results and you do your part (eating right and keeping your weight in check) - you can expect durable relief with surgery.
Dr. George T Tsai
Dr. George T Tsai
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2 doctors agree
In brief: 90%
Depends on how you define success.
It relieves symptoms 98% but in ten years symptoms return in 40%.

In brief: 90%
Depends on how you define success.
It relieves symptoms 98% but in ten years symptoms return in 40%.
Dr. Terry Simpson
Dr. Terry Simpson
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Dr. Ly Phan
Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Very high
Gold standard for reflux is nissen fundoplication (stomach wrap ).

In brief: Very high
Gold standard for reflux is nissen fundoplication (stomach wrap ).
Dr. Ly Phan
Dr. Ly Phan
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