paraoesophageal herniamedical dictionary

<gastroenterology> A non-sliding hernia through or adjacent to the oesophageal hiatus of the diaphragm; most commonly contains stomach and other abdominal viscera.

American spelling: paraesophageal hernia

(05 Mar 2000)

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