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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[] ‘Complications seen in a hiatal hernia include aspiration pneumonia and peptic esophagitis with stricture.’[] 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[]

  • 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[] Furthermore, in patients with hiatal hernia, esophagitis or abdominal low distal esophageal pH are more common than in those without hiatal hernia[ 23 ].[] Gastroesophageal reflux Gastroesophageal reflux disease Gastro-esophageal reflux disease (heartburn) Gastroesophageal reflux disease co-occurrent and due to diaphragmatic hernia[]

  • 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[] 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[] (99%) · Most hiatal hernias are asymptomatic · There is an association between the presence of some hiatal hernias and clinically significant gastroesophageal reflux (GERD[]

  • Barrett Esophagus

    , and reflux esophagitis when compared to patients without BE (P[] Esophagitis present: esophagitis with or without Barrett's columnar epithelium. Esophagitis absent: normal mucosa or Barrett's columnar epithelium without esophagitis.[] 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[]

  • Idiopathic Achalasia

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

  • Nutcracker Esophagus

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

  • 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[] […] 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[]

  • 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[] […] mediastinal esophageal mobilization to bring the gastroesophageal junction at least 2 – 3 cm into the abdomen without tension 10, 22, 145, 146.[] 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.[]

  • 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[] 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[] […] held notion that patients with extra-esophageal symptoms without HB/regurg are less likely to have reflux.[]

  • Esophageal Diverticula 

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

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