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    Old 01-12-2008, 04:14 PM   #1
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    I was just wondering if anyone has heard of..... or had the procedure done called EsophyX ( Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication )...It is "suppose to cure Acid reflux...YEAH " we haven't heard that line before....I am going to call the surgeon who did my Nissen surgery to see if he does this procedure too...I would really love to have "just a little relief...I can live with the burning, belching, stuff in my throat, not to mention the sore throats...but to be able to breath normal again would be great...God bless.... Patricia

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    Old 01-12-2008, 05:43 PM   #2
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    Re: EsophyX...anyone

    how long ago was your nissan. mine was 8 yrs ago and I am having symptoms again now for about a year. i tried to ignore it but cant lay down and go to sleep so something is wrong again. just wondering how long nissan lasts and has anyone else had symptoms after nissan.

    Old 01-15-2008, 05:48 AM   #3
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    Re: EsophyX...anyone

    EsophyX is a transoral surgery developed by Endogastric Solutions out of Washington State. It has just been FDA approved. A study out of Europe says it is 80% effective in reducing symptoms but it is still very new and I am reading conflicting personal stories on how effective it really is.

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