I read with great interest the article by Granderath et al1 concerning the impact of laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication with prosthetic hiatal closure on esophageal body motility. I have several questions and comments:
I think that an open scientific discussion is essential to understand the physiopathological changes after surgery.
Correspondence: Dr Csendes, Department of Surgery, Clinical Hospital University of Chile, Santos Dumont 999, Santiago, Chile (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Csendes A. Prosthetic Hiatal Closure During Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication. Arch Surg. 2007;142(11):1110-1111. doi:10.1001/archsurg.142.11.1110-c