Nissen fundoplication

noun
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Medical Definition of Nissen fundoplication

: fundoplication in which the fundus of the stomach is wrapped completely around the lower end of the esophagus

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“Nissen fundoplication.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Nissen%20fundoplication. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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