Thal procedure

Thal pro·ce·dure

(thal),
correction of a benign stricture of the lower esophagus in which the narrowed area is opened longitudinally and the adjacent external gastric wall is patch sutured over this defect.

Thal,

Alan P., U.S. surgeon, 1925–.
Thal procedure - correction of a benign stricture of the lower esophagus.
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then observed no statistical significance in outcome between laparoscopic Nissen, Toupet, and Thal procedures in neurologically normal children in the hands of experienced pediatric surgeons [24] (Table 5).