Initial series of laparoscopic transumbilical single port fundoplication

Jan Schirnhofer, Katharina Pimpl, Chirstof Mittermair, Christian Obrist, Matthias Biebl & Helmut Weiss
Introduction: Laparoscopic fundoplication has become routine in the surgical management of gastroesophageal reflux disease. New developments in minimally invasive procedures aim at reducing the surgical trauma. In contrast to endoscopic transoral concepts, the new “scarless” transumbilical[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]