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Tromba, "Acute pancreatitis secondary to incarcerated paraesophageal hernia," Surgery, vol.
Jamieson, "Effect on iron deficiency anemia of laparoscopic repair of large paraesophageal hernias," Diseases of the Esophagus, vol.
It appears that in our patient, the enteral wrap came loose and entered the mediastinum to cause the paraesophageal hernia.
Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: an alternative for recurrent paraesophageal hernias in obese patients.
COLORADO SPRINGS--Improvements in pulmonary function tests and subjective complaints of breathlessness appear to be underappreciated benefits of the surgical repair of giant paraesophageal hernias.
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).
Laparoscopic antireflux surgery for treating symptomatic GERD among elderly patients without paraesophageal hernia reduces esophageal acidity, with no apparent increase in postoperative morbidity or mortality compared with younger patients (SOR: C, nonequivalent before-after study).
Drawing on content from the two-volume Operative Techniques in Surgery, this text focuses on procedures for foregut surgery: paraesophageal hernia surgery, gastroesophageal reflux, achalasia, Barrett's esophagus and esophageal cancer, esophageal perforation, surgery of the stomach and duodenum, bariatric operations, and surgery of the biliary system, spleen, and abdominal wall.
Biologic prosthesis reduces recurrence after laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repair: a multicenter, prospective, randomized trial.