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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 2/27/2016

Updated by: Debra G. Wechter, MD, FACS, general surgery practice specializing in breast cancer, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.