Esophageal Hernia

Known as: hernia esophageal, Sliding Hiatal Hernia, hiatal sliding hernia 
The most common kind of HIATAL HERNIA in which the ESOPHAGOGASTRIC JUNCTION slides above the DIAPHRAGM into the THORAX.
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE Laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repair (LPEHR) is associated with a high recurrence rate. Repair with synthetic mesh… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE To determine if certain outcomes of incisional hernia repair have improved in recent eras. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Hiatus hernia and lower oesophageal sphincter hypotension are often viewed as opposing hypotheses for gastro… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE Paraesophageal hernias represent advanced degrees of sliding hiatus hernia with intrathoracic displacement of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Incisional hernia is a serious complication of abdominal surgery. We compared incisional hernia frequency following… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Since the role of a hiatal hernia in the pathophysiology of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) has not been fully… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Concurrent videofluoroscopy and manometry were used to analyze esophageal emptying during barium swallows in 22 patients with… (More)
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Review
1989
Review
1989
One hundred years ago, Edoardo Bassini said: “L'ernia é una malattia meccanica.” Before that, Ambroise Paré (1598) and Joseph… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Electromyogram of the submental muscles, esophageal manometry, and pH studies were simultaneously performed in an unselected… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Burst abdomen and incisional herniation are continuing problems for the general surgeon. A prospective study was carried out to… (More)
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