How to Identify Symptoms of a Strangulated Hiatal Hernia?

Answer Normally, a hiatal hernia is a minor problem, requiring only a change in dietary and eating habits, but if a hiatal hernia becomes strangulated it quickly becomes a life-threatening situation. Know... Read More »

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What is the difference between a hiatal hernia and an abdominal hernia?

different from abdominal hernias in that it is not visible on the outside of the body. With a hiatal hernia, the stomach bulges upward through the

How big can a hiatal hernia get?

A hiatal hernia occurs when part of the stomach pushes up into the esophagus. Most hiatal hernias are small, and often present no symptoms. However, some can grow quite large and require medical in... Read More »

What do i eat with a hiatal hernia?

Hiatal hernias occur when a portion of your stomach pushes through your diaphragm and into your chest. This condition usually causes acid reflux, resulting in heartburn and other digestive issues.... Read More »

What are the causes of hiatal hernia?

A hiatal hernia occurs when part of your stomach slips up into your chest through the hiatus, the hole in your diaphragm that allows your esophagus to pass through. A hiatal hernia may be caused by... Read More »