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Hiatal hernia - x-ray

Hiatal hernia - X-ray

This x-ray shows the upper portion of the stomach protruding through the diaphragm (hiatal hernia).






Review Date: 3/13/2010
Reviewed By: George F. Longstreth, MD, Department of Gastroenterology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, San Diego, California. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.
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