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19 Possible Causes for Esophagitis with or without Esophageal Hernia

  • Esophagitis

    […] medications if they are taken without water (antibiotics, pain-relievers and potassium chloride) Obesity Hiatal hernia Treatment of Esophagitis Once your doctor has diagnosed[georgiarefluxsurgery.com] ‘Complications seen in a hiatal hernia include aspiration pneumonia and peptic esophagitis with stricture.’[en.oxforddictionaries.com] Certain factors which may also increase your chances of developing esophagitis include: Drinking alcohol Smoking and tobacco use Surgery or radiation in the chest Certain[georgiarefluxsurgery.com]

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Convert to ICD-10-CM : 530.81 converts directly to: 2015/16 ICD-10-CM K21.9 Gastro-esophageal reflux disease without esophagitis Approximate Synonyms Esophageal reflux finding[icd9data.com] Furthermore, in patients with hiatal hernia, esophagitis or abdominal low distal esophageal pH are more common than in those without hiatal hernia[ 23 ].[doi.org] Gastroesophageal reflux Gastroesophageal reflux disease Gastro-esophageal reflux disease (heartburn) Gastroesophageal reflux disease co-occurrent and due to diaphragmatic hernia[icd9data.com]

  • Lower Esophageal Ring

    ) o Gastro-esophageal reflux also occurs in patients without any visible hiatal hernia § Usually due to dysfunction of lower esophageal sphincter which normally acts to prevent[learningradiology.com] For a photo of the same image without arrows, click on this link Complications § Large incarcerated hiatal hernias may slowly weep blood so that patients present with iron[learningradiology.com] (99%) · Most hiatal hernias are asymptomatic · There is an association between the presence of some hiatal hernias and clinically significant gastroesophageal reflux (GERD[learningradiology.com]

  • Barrett Esophagus

    , and reflux esophagitis when compared to patients without BE (P[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Esophagitis present: esophagitis with or without Barrett's columnar epithelium. Esophagitis absent: normal mucosa or Barrett's columnar epithelium without esophagitis.[hon.ch] The patients with BE had reflux symptoms in their medical history and in both endoscopies, they revealed a higher prevalence of lower esophageal sphincter laxity, hiatal hernia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Idiopathic Achalasia

    In particular, the following conditions can masquerade as achalasia: Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) Hiatal hernia (with and without GERD) Eosinophilic esophagitis[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Nutcracker Esophagus

    Esophageal manometry revealed a hypercontractile esophagus without esophageal outflow obstruction.[houstonheartburn.com] An upper endoscopy with ambulatory pH testing showed a hiatal hernia and confirmed the diagnosis of GERD.[houstonheartburn.com]

  • Esophageal Atresia

    […] and reflux Focal tracheomalacia may occur from the distended upper esophageal pouch in utero Types of esophageal atresia (EA) with/without tracheoesophageal fistula From[learningradiology.com] […] may be impaired postoperatively (occurs in more than 90%) Also Fistulae and sinus tracts around surgical site Shortening of esophagus following repair may lead to hiatal hernia[learningradiology.com]

  • Mediastinal Hernia

    DeMeester SR, Sillin LF, Lin HW, Gurski RR (2003) Increasing esophageal length: a comparison of laparoscopic versus transthoracic esophageal mobilization with and without[sages.org] […] mediastinal esophageal mobilization to bring the gastroesophageal junction at least 2 – 3 cm into the abdomen without tension 10, 22, 145, 146.[sages.org] Maziak DE, Todd TR, Pearson FG (1998) Massive hiatus hernia: evaluation and surgical management. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 115:53-60; discussion 61-52 87.[sages.org]

  • Presbyesophagus

    The median BMI, prevalence of esophagitis, hiatal hernia, % subjects with abnormal esophageal reflux as well as % time pH Conclusion: Our data casts doubt into the widely[nature.com] We found that this group of patients are equally likely to have physiologic esophageal acid exposure, esophageal mucosal damage and structural defects such as hiatal hernia[nature.com] […] held notion that patients with extra-esophageal symptoms without HB/regurg are less likely to have reflux.[nature.com]

  • Esophageal Diverticula 

    One of three patients without an associated motor disorder of the esophagus had a sliding esophageal hiatus hernia with GER.[hon.ch] Five patients had esophageal achalasia, and two patients had diffuse esophageal spasm (DES). One patient had DES with a hypertensive lower esophageal sphincter (LES).[hon.ch]

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