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144 Possible Causes for Hernia, Intermittent Dysphagia, Vomiting

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    In this article, we report a novel approach to the treatment of morbid obesity and hiatus hernia in a 36-year-old female with a BMI of 40 kg/m(2) who failed the conservative[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The case of a patient with intermittent dysphagia and suspected GERD is discussed. Pharyngoesophageal scintigraphy was performed. Reflux test was negative.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] MSA is associated with less gas/bloat symptoms and increased ability to vomit and belch. Copyright 2018 IJS Publishing Group Ltd. Published by Elsevier Ltd.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Esophagitis

    ‘The close association between hiatus hernia and the symptoms of reflux esophagitis, observed long ago, led to the belief that such hernias cause reflux.’[en.oxforddictionaries.com] In adults, the most common presenting symptoms are intermittent dysphagia and dyspepsia. 4, 5 In children, the presentation is more variable with symptoms such as regurgitation[bjgp.org] […] large amounts, often have forceful vomiting, have trouble breathing after vomiting or have vomit that is yellow or green, looks like coffee grounds, or contains blood Causes[mayoclinic.org]

  • Lower Esophageal Ring

    Twenty were treated surgically by interrupting the rings and repairing the sliding hiatal hernias.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These rings cause intermittent dysphagia for solids. Symptoms can begin at any age but usually do not begin until after age 25.[merckmanuals.com] You can induce vomiting as a last resort to clear the esophagus. Good info![bladeforums.com]

  • Gastric Volvulus

    Acute gastric outlet obstruction due to gastric volvulus through Morgagni-type diaphragmatic hernia is an exceedingly rare cause of this nonspecific complaint.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Gastric volvulus as a cause of intermittent dysphagia. Dig Dis Sci. 1998 May. 43(5):1057-60. [Medline]. Tsang TK, Walker R, Yu DJ.[emedicine.medscape.com] The authors report the case of a 75 year-old woman admitted to the emergency room with abdominal pain and coffee ground vomiting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Volvulus

    INTRODUCTION: Patients with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH), gastroschisis, and omphalocele are prone to abnormalities of intestinal rotation and thus future midgut[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Dysphagia.[casesjournal.com] All patients visited the emergency department due to vomiting: bilious in 3, and of gastric contents in the other 2.[analesdepediatria.org]

  • Esophageal Spasm

    There are seven major reported series totaling 148 patients and six operative variations depending on the extent of myotomy and whether or not a hernia repair should be added[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We present a 43-year-old female with paroxysmal chest and abdominal pain, nausea, salivation, and intermittent dysphagia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A diagnosis of diffuse esophageal spasm (DES) based on radiological and manometric studies was made in a 70-year-old man who presented with severe dysphagia, vomiting, and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Omental Volvulus

    Phillips Springer Science & Business Media, 20.04.2001 - 792 Seiten ABDOMINAL WALL HERNIAS is the most up-to-date, comprehensive reference on all aspects of hernia repair.[books.google.de] Gastric volvulus as a cause of intermittent dysphagia. Dig Dis Sci . 1998 May. 43(5):1057-60. [Medline] . Tsang TK, Walker R, Yu DJ.[emedicine.medscape.com] The paucity of gastrointestinal symptoms, anorexia, nausea, vomiting, and the relatively long duration of symptoms should increase the index of suspicion [6] The pain usually[sjmms.net]

  • Intestinal Malrotation

    Late presentations of congenital diaphragmatic hernia are rare and differ from the classic neonatal presentation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The signs and symptoms of this condition are non-specific and are more frequently related to the digestive tract (intermittent abdominal pain, vomiting and dysphagia) than[bmcresnotes.biomedcentral.com] When a neonate develops bilious vomiting, one should suspect a surgical condition.[aafp.org]

  • Nutcracker Esophagus

    A hiatal hernia was the only abnormality in two patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An 87-year-old woman with severe retrosternal pain and intermittent dysphagia was referred to the clinic for further evaluation.[nejm.org] We experienced a case of nutcracker esophagus combined with hypertensive LES in a 3-year- old girl who presented with projectile vomiting immediately after eating solid foods[kjp.or.kr]

  • Peptic Esophagitis

    Although the relationship of the lower esophageal sphincter failure, which causes sliding esophageal hiatal hernia, remains obscure, successful hiatal herniorrhaphy by a variety[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Intermittent dysphagia, separated by long periods of no symptoms, is most probably suggestive of a Schatzki's ring.[nature.com] The clinical score analysis showed an improvement of symptoms only in the nizatidine group (p 0.01), except for vomiting, which was reduced in both groups.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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