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Hiatal hernia

A hiatal hernia is when your stomach bulges up into your chest through an opening in your diaphragm, the muscle that separates the two areas. The opening is called the hiatus, so this

A hiatal hernia is a type of hernia in which abdominal organs (typically the stomach) slip through the diaphragm into the middle compartment of the chest. This may result in gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) or laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) with symptoms such as a taste of acid in the back of the mouth or heartburn. Other symptoms may include trouble swallowing and chest pains. Complications may include iron deficiency anemia, volvulus, or bowel obstruction.

What are the common symptoms for a hiatus hernia?
Symptoms of hiatus hernia. Often, a hiatus hernia won't cause any symptoms. However, it may cause a feeling of warmth or burning in your chest, which is called heartburn. This happens when the contents of your stomach, which are acidic, reflux (flow backwards) into your oesophagus.
 
Can you live a normal life with a hiatus hernia?
While the symptoms of a hiatus hernia can be troubling, but usually most patients feel better after they make some dietary changes and adjust their lifestyle to live a healthier life. By following a healthy diet and lifestyle, you will be able to avoid a hiatal hernia completely.
 
 
Also known as: hiatus hernia
A condition in which the upper part of the stomach bulges through an opening in the diaphragm.
How common is condition?
Very common (More than 3 million cases per year in US)
Is condition treatable?
Treatment from medical professional advised
Does diagnosis require lab test or imaging?
Often requires lab test or imaging
Time taken for recovery
Can last several months or years
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Common for ages 50 and older
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More common in females
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Can be dangerous or life threatening if untreated
 
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Family history may increase likelihood
 
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Hiatal hernia - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hiatal-hernia/diagnosis-treatment/drc...
 
 
A hiatal hernia is often discovered during a test or procedure to determine the cause of heartburn or chest or upper abdominal pain. These tests or procedures include: 1. X-ray of your upper digestive system. X-rays are taken after you drink a chalky liquid that coats and fills the inside lining of your digestive tract. The coating allows your doctor to see a silhouette of your esophagus, stomach and upper intestine. 2. Upper endoscopy. Your
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