The Size of the Esophageal Hiatus in Gastroesophageal Reflux Pathophysiology: Outcome of Intraoperative Measurements


BATIREL H. F. , Uygur-Bayramicli O., GİRAL A. , Ekici B. , Bekiroglu N., YILDIZELİ B. , ...More

JOURNAL OF GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY, vol.14, no.1, pp.38-44, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11605-009-1047-8
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.38-44
  • Keywords: Gastroesophageal reflux disease, Hiatal hernia, Esophageal hiatus, Intraoperative measurement, LAPAROSCOPIC ANTIREFLUX SURGERY, MESH-AUGMENTED HIATOPLASTY, HIGH-RESOLUTION MANOMETRY, ESOPHAGOGASTRIC JUNCTION, BARRETTS-ESOPHAGUS, HERNIA, SPHINCTER, DISEASE, PRESSURE, GERD

Abstract

The aim of the study was to investigate the impact of the size of the esophageal hiatus on lower esophageal sphincter pressure (LESP) and acid reflux.