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Nissen Fundoplication Illustrations for GERD (Reflux disease)
Below you can find pictures showing the key steps of a typical nissen fundoplication surgery.
- The upper part of the stomach (fundus) is pulled from patient’s left side to right side.
- The pulled the fundus on the right side was sewn to the the remaining fundus on left side.
2) Nissen fundoplication Illustration for GERD (Reflux disease) - The pulled the fundus on the right side was sewn to the the remaining fundus on left side to form a wrap around the lower part of esophagus. This wrap can prevent reflux.
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