Hiatal hernia

Case contributed by Dr Adam Ramsey


Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: 85 years
Gender: Female

The stomach and duodenum are seen herniating through the hiatus into the thoracic cavity.

Case Discussion

This large hiatal hernia was found incidentally in an otherwise asymptomatic patient.

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Case information

rID: 71373
Published: 1st Oct 2019
Last edited: 2nd Oct 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Arnot Ogden Medical Center

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