Hiatus hernia

Case contributed by Dr Aditya Shetty


h/o gastroesophageal refux. Under evaluation.

Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Male

Barium study shows a barium outlined stomach which has herniated into the thoracic cavity along with the gastro-esophageal junction which is evident on AP and oblique views.

Case Discussion

This is a case of large hiatus hernia wherein a major part of the stomach has herniated.

For the purpose of elicitation x-ray were taken in supine, prone, oblique and head low positions.

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Case information

rID: 27093
Published: 20th Jan 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Tag: aps
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included