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Sliding hiatus hernia

Case contributed by Dr Hani Makky ALSALAM
X-ray

Rounded density with air-fluid level superimposed over the cardiac silhouette is suggestive of hiatus hernia.

Barium

Upper GI study confirms the diagnosis of a sliding hiatus hernia. 

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Case information

rID: 8502
Published: 7th Feb 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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