Clinical features of type III (mixed) paraesophageal hernia.


OBJECTIVES The clinical presentation of patients with a paraesophageal hernia is poorly understood. The aim of this study was to evaluate the progression of symptoms in patients with type III paraesophageal hernia. METHODS We evaluated 25 patients (mean age 66 yr) with a type III paraesophageal hernia, who then had laparoscopic surgical repair. The… (More)


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@article{Wo1996ClinicalFO, title={Clinical features of type III (mixed) paraesophageal hernia.}, author={Jennifer Wo and Gene D. Branum and J. G. Hunter and T N Trus and Susan J Mauren and Justin Waring}, journal={The American journal of gastroenterology}, year={1996}, volume={91 5}, pages={914-6} }