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toupee

(formerly) a prominent lock on a periwig, esp in the 18th century
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toupet laparoscopic fundoplication: quality of life assessment in a 5-year follow-up (part 2)," Endoscopy, vol.
Although medical therapy using proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs) can inhibit gastric acid secretion effectively [27,28], up to 40% of patients still need a surgical treatment for antireflux such as Nissen and Toupet Fundoplication [7].
Toupet et al., "Adipose mesenchymal stem cells protect chondrocytes from degeneration associated with osteoarthritis," Stem Cell Research, vol.
Se trata de femenina de 63 anos de edad con antecedente de diagnostico de acalasia previamente tratada con miotomia de Heller (MH) con funduplicatura de Toupet 15 anos previos quien fue enviada al servicio de Cirugia General por presentar disfagia.
Therefore, Toupet (posterior 270 degrees) or Dor (anterior 180 degrees) fundoplication are more commonly used, the latter providing cover to the myotomy and thus potentially protecting any unidentified mucosal breach (45).
The June bracelet by French jewellery designer Camille Toupet is feminine and flattering, while also practical.
A posterior 270[degrees] (Toupet) fundoplication was then usually carried out.
For centuries, the vast frontier area has been a zone of intense passage and informal exchange (Marret 2008: 547; Toupet 1977; Marty 1920-21).
The procedure is completed by performing a partial anterior (Dor) or a posterior (Toupet) fundoplication.
This article focuses on the outcomes associated with two fundoplication surgeries commonly used to treat GERD: nissen fundoplication (NF) and toupet fundoplication (TF).
Two main techniques exist, consisting in complete fundoplicature (Nissen) and partial fundoplicature (Toupet).