Hiatus hernia

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle


Shortness of breath and chest pain. Known history of reflux.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Female

Heart size normal.

Lungs clear.

Gas-fluid filled retrocardiac 'mass'.

Case Discussion

Large incidental hiatus hernia.

The retrocardiac is one of the review areas on the chest x-ray.

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Case information

rID: 50328
Published: 31st Dec 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Tag: rdgh, rapids
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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