Hiatal Hernia

Under a hiatal hernia is understood diaphragmaticus a Vorstülpung of the stomach through the hiatus. Most hernias are asymptomatic, but the increased incidence of acid reflux can lead to symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease GERD. The diagnosis is made by a barium swallow. The treatment depends on the symptoms of GERD, if they exist.

Under a hiatal hernia is understood diaphragmaticus a Vorstülpung of the stomach through the hiatus. Most hernias are asymptomatic, but the increased incidence of acid reflux can lead to symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease GERD. The diagnosis is made by a barium swallow. The treatment depends on the symptoms of GERD, if they exist.

(S. a. Overview Esophageal dysphagia) Under a hiatal hernia is meant a Vorstülpung of the stomach through the hiatus diaphragmaticus. Most hernias are asymptomatic, but the increased incidence of acid reflux can lead to symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease GERD. The diagnosis is made by a barium swallow. The treatment depends on the symptoms of GERD, if they exist. Etiology hiatal hernia image provided by David M. Martin, M.D. var model = {thumbnailUrl: ‘/-/media/manual/professional/images/hiatus_hernia_high_de.jpg?la=de&thn=0&mw=350’ imageUrl: ‘/-/media/manual/professional/images/hiatus_hernia_high_de.jpg?la = en & thn = 0 ‘, title:’ hiatal hernia ‘, description:’ u003Ca id = “v37892492 ” class = “”anchor “” u003e u003c / a u003e u003cdiv class = “”para “” u003e u003cp u003e u003c / p u003e u003c / div u003e ‘credits’ image provided by David M. Martin

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