why nobody is having the Stretta procedure?

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   Posted 8/1/2012 6:41 PM (GMT -6)   
Is it because its not working? anybody had it?

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   Posted 8/2/2012 8:11 AM (GMT -6)   
This procedure takes more than 3 months after it is done to see the effect. It is difficult for a patient to wait that long.

The exact mechanism how the procedure improves the LES function is not known and still under debate. So very few doctors support it.
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