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Clever pleating of the fundus of the stomach in order to reduce oesophageal reflux.

Historically major surgery, but laparoscopic fundoplication has become more available.

The extent to which the fundus of the stomach is wrapped around the upper stomach and lower oesophagus can be varied and are often named eponymously:

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