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jennas40
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Date Joined Sep 2012
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   Posted 10/27/2012 5:05 PM (GMT -6)   
What kind of surgerys are for acid reflux besides the nissan my stomach has alot of acid in it,thank you

couchtater
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   Posted 10/27/2012 6:58 PM (GMT -6)   
There's 3 different nissens-180, 270, full
Then TIF (they go down your esophagus and staple a fold in the LES)
Then the Linx (you get a metal stretchy bracelet like thing around your LES)

I had the the 270 wrap done. I wanted the TIF but my HH was too big. If the HH is bigger than 2cm you can't have it.
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