Reoperative antireflux surgery for early recurrence: the reality of shortened esophagus
Epublication WebSurg.com, Mar 2012;12(03). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en3533
This video presents the management of an early recurrence after Nissen fundoplication related to a valve slippage in a 54-year-old man. Intraoperative findings demonstrate that the failure originates from a shortened esophagus. Treatment consists in an esophageal lengthening procedure associated with a new Nissen fundoplication.