Nissan fundoplication

  1. I have a 2 year old who developed failure to thrive due to excessive vomiting at around 1 year old. He had a Nissan fundoplication to prevent vomiting and had a mic-key button put in. Aspiration precautions are the norm for tube fed patients. But if he can't vomit does he still need strict aspiration precautions?

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  3. by   meanmaryjean
    Nissens can 'loosen' over time. The precautions are still appropriate.