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Synonyms for hernia

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Bansal et al reported a case of paraesophageal hernia occurring after a failed Nissen fundoplication that was initially mistaken for a lung abscess.
7%, compared with reference values in patients with the smallest paraesophageal hernias, those with a preoperative intrathoracic stomach (ITS) of less than 50%.
In this article, we present a case of persistent AF resistant to pharmacological and direct-current cardioversion and converted to sinus rhythm with a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) in a patient with paraesophageal hernia and gastroesophageal reflux (GER).
A lateral view from the upper GI series showed a hiatal hernia, with components of a sliding and a paraesophageal hernia (Figure 2).
Biologic prosthesis reduces recurrence after laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repair: a multicenter, prospective, randomized trial.