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How is hiatus hernia diagnosed with endoscopy?

How is hiatus hernia diagnosed with endoscopy?

Using the 5-cm marks on the endoscope, we can estimate the length of the herniated part of the cardia is around 4 cm. Since there is clearly over 2 cm distance between the diaphragmatic impression and the esophagogastric junction, a hiatal hernia can be diagnosed with certainty.

What was the endoscopy report for my hiatal hernia?

The endoscopy showed a 5cm sliding hiatal hernia but also significant bile reflux. The report makes no mention of an ulcer or any other cause. A nurse talked me through the report and also showed me photos of the bile and my normal esophegus.

When does the hiatus hernia and gastritis end?

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How to get relief from hiatal hernia and gastritis?

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Can a hiatal hernia be repaired with a Nissen?

Sorry to hear you had such a hard time with your last surgery. Almost everyone has a hiatal hernia of some sort. Not everyone has to have it repaired, only if it gets too large or causes problems. When they do a Nissen they also fix the hernia, if present, while they are there.

What causes hiatal hernia and what causes gastritis?

A hiatal hernia is more associated with reflux than with gastritis. Gastritis is normally caused by infection (i.e. H Pylori), autoimmune disease, hypersensitivity reactions, medications and bile acid reflux.

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Is it rare to have duodenal ulcer and hiatal hernia?

I had an upper GI pan endoscopy. They found that I had hiatal hernia (which I was likely born with), a duodenal ulcer, and chronic gastritis with inflammatory gastric polyps. I understand that gastric polyps is a rare condition.I tested negative for helicobacter, I don’t have an autoimmune disorder, and no pernicious anemia.

What causes gastritis and what should I do about it?

Gastritis is normally caused by infection (i.e. H Pylori), autoimmune disease, hypersensitivity reactions, medications and bile acid reflux. Regarding the gastric polyp – follow-up recommendations would depend on the histology of the polyps. Some do not require follow-up, while adenomatous polyps would require repeat endoscopy after 1 year.