Belsey fundoplication

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Belsey fundoplication

(bel'sē),
partial (270°) fundoplication performed via thoracotomy.

Bel·sey fun·do·pli·ca·tion

(bel'sē fun'dō-pli-kā'shŭn)
Partial (270°) fundoplication performed through thoracotomy.

Belsey fundoplication

A surgical procedure for hiatal hernia with gastroesophogeal reflux that relies on the repair of three quarters of the circumference about the gastroesophageal sphincter.
See also: fundoplication