Paraesophageal hernia

Known as: hernia paraesophageal, Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia, Hiatal Hernias, Paraesophageal 
A HIATAL HERNIA in which the STOMACH herniation is located alongside the ESOPHAGUS and the ESOPHAGOGASTRIC JUNCTION is in its normal position below… (More)
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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
Laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repairs performed in 116 patients between 1992 and 2001 were pro-spectively analyzed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To examine the hypothesis that elective laparoscopic repair should be routinely performed on patients with asymptomatic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To summarize the authors' laparoscopic experience for paraesophageal hernia (PEH). SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
OBJECTIVES To define a method of primary repair that would minimize hernia recurrence and to report medium-term follow-up of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Paraesophageal hernias require surgery to avoid potentially serious complications. OBJECTIVE To evaluate… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this report is to describe the authors' technique for the laparoscopic repair of paraesophageal hernias… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
A type II paraesophageal hernia is usually an asymptomatic condition found incidentally in an elderly patient. It is a… (More)
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1995
1995
OBJECTIVE To evaluate prospectively the safety and efficacy of laparoscopic surgical techniques in the repair of types II and III… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Fifty-five operations for paraesophageal hiatus hernia were performed at the Lahey Clinic, Burlington, Mass, between January 1970… (More)
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