[Axial hiatal hernia--correlation of motility disorders and pathological reflux in the esophagus in patients with and without reflux esophagitis].

Abstract

Hiatal hernia is a very common finding in esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD). Only some patients with hiatal hernia suffer from gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), defined by pathological 24-h-pH-metry, while almost all patients with GERD do have hiatal hernia. To work out the differences in possible motility disorders and in a pathologic acid reflux we… (More)

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