Hiatal hernia - entire stomach and partial colon

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino

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Dyspnea

Patient Data

Age: 80 years
Gender: Female

In search of a pulmonary artery embolism we found an large hiatal hernia containing the entire stomach and partial mediastinal herniation of the ascending and transverse colon.

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Case information

rID: 15685
Published: 31st Oct 2011
Last edited: 5th Nov 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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