Hiatus hernia with organo-axial volvulus of stomach

Case contributed by Dr Ammar Haouimi


Postprandial fullness.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Female

There is an intrathoracic herniation of the stomach including the gastric fundus and gastro-esophageal junction through a large esophageal hiatus with organo-axial volvulus of the stomach.

A simple left cortical renal cyst is noted.

Case Discussion

CT features of a mixed hiatus hernia type 3 with organo-axial gastric volvulus.

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Case information

rID: 87198
Published: 23rd Feb 2021
Last edited: 25th Feb 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Aurès Medical Imaging Center - Batna Algeria

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