A hiatal hernia is a condition in which the upper part of the stomach bulges through an opening in the diaphragm. ... into the esophagus. When you have a hiatal hernia, it's easier for the acid to come up. ...
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Hernia - hiatal ... over or lying down Swallowing difficulty A hiatal hernia by itself rarely causes symptoms. Pain and discomfort ... from backing up Surgery to repair the hiatal hernia Other measures to reduce symptoms include: Avoiding large ...
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Abdominal hernia; Hernia - abdominal; Abdominal wall defects; Lump in the abdominal wall; Abdominal wall mass ... lump in the abdomen is caused by a hernia. An abdominal hernia occurs when there is weak ...
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... literature OMIM Genetic disorder catalog Conditions > Congenitaldiaphragmatichernia On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis ... definitions
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What is congenitaldiaphragmatichernia? Congenitaldiaphragmatichernia is a defect in the ...
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Download ... assistant. Understanding Your Condition What is an inguinal hernia? An inguinal hernia is a condition in which ...
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Inguinal Hernia (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)
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Inguinal Hernia Page Content On this page: What is an ... For More Information Acknowledgments What is an inguinal hernia? An inguinal hernia happens when contents of the ...
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