Hiatus hernia

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abd Rabou

Presentation

Dyspnea and chest pain

Patient Data

Age: 55 years old
Gender: Male
X-ray

Large retrocardiac cystic lesion with air/fluid level.

Case Discussion

Hiatus hernia DD includes other causes of posterior mediastinal lesions e.g. neurogenic tumor, esophageal tumor, lateral thoracic meningocele and aortic aneurysm.

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Case information

rID: 24355
Case created: 9th Aug 2013
Last edited: 28th Feb 2016
Tag: stomach
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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