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Redo laparoscopic surgery for achalasia.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
Surgical Endoscopy
1432-2218
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Publication Date
Volume
16
Issue
5
Pages
772–776
Identifiers
PMID: 11997819
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Laparoscopic reoperation for achalasia is safe and feasible. It results in symptom improvement for most patients. Surgeon experience and recognition of the cause for failure of the original operation are most important in predicting the outcome.

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