Iron-Deficiency Anemia Associated With Hiatal Hernia: Case Reports and Literature Review
- Iron deiciency in early childhood. Parkin, Patricia C.; Maguire, Jonathon L. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/1/2013, Vol. 185 Issue 14, p1237
The article describes the case of an 18-month-old girl who had iron deficiency. The girl, who was breastfed in the first year, was seen by her family physician for her monthly check-up. Elemental iron is recommended for children with iron deficiency anemia and dietary advice is recommended for...
- Baclofen. // Reactions Weekly;5/18/2013, Issue 1453, p11
The article presents a study of a 14-year-old boy who had developed a relapse of hiatus hernia due to baclofen treatment.
- Omeprazole. // Reactions Weekly;6/8/2013, Issue 1456, p28
The article presents a case study of a 68-year-old man who experienced different toxicities when taking omeprazole to her hiatal hernia
- Hiatal hernia: An unusual presentation of dyspnea. Mirdamadi, Seied Ahmad; Arasteh, Mahfar // North American Journal of Medical Sciences;Aug2010, Vol. 2 Issue 8, p395
Context: Hiatal hernia is an infrequent but serious cause of dyspnea. We report a case of acute dyspnea and paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea secondary to hiatal hernia and epicardial fat pad. Case Report: A 78-year-old woman presented with dyspnea and paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea. Lab data and...
- Improvement in Reflux Gastroesophagitis in a Patient with Spinal Muscular Atrophy after Surgical Correction of Kyphoscoliosis: A Case Report. Yang, Jae; Kasat, Niraj; Suh, Seung; Kim, Seung // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Dec2011, Vol. 469 Issue 12, p3501
Background: Scoliosis, a three-dimensional deformity, has secondary effects on the gastrointestinal system. Reflux gastroesophagitis with hiatus hernia in patients with scoliosis is difficult to manage. We present a patient in whom primary correction of a spinal deformity was associated with...
- Strangulated perforated hiatus hernia due to pyloric stenosis. Naraynsingh, Vijay; Maharaj, Ravi; Dan, Dilip; Hariharan, Seetharaman // Hernia;Apr2013, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p275
The first patient with strangulated hiatus hernia due to pyloric stenosis is reported. A 70-year-old male patient presented as an emergency with severe left-sided chest pain, tachycardia, tachypnea, dysphagia, and nausea but no vomiting. The diagnosis of strangulated hiatus hernia due to pyloric...
- Robotic-assisted paraesophageal hernia repair-a case-control study. Gehrig, Tobias; Mehrabi, A.; Fischer, L.; Kenngott, H.; Hinz, U.; Gutt, C.; Müller-Stich, Beat // Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery;Jun2013, Vol. 398 Issue 5, p691
Aims: The da Vinci® telemanipulation system offers a wide range of precise movements and 3D visualization with depth perception and magnification effect. Such a system could be useful for improving minimally invasive procedures-as in the case of large hiatal hernia with paraesophageal...
- Case 4-2003. Baden, Lindsey R.; Elliott, Danielle D. // New England Journal of Medicine;1/30/2003, Vol. 348 Issue 5, p447
The article presents the case study of a 42-year-old woman suffering from hiatal hernia. She was admitted to the hospital because of a productive cough, chills, and fever. Seven months back, the patient developed an intermittent, generally nonproductive cough and did not resolve, despite courses...
- Raising the bar. Slovis, Thomas L.; Sebag, Guy // Pediatric Radiology;Oct2010, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p1591
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses some changes to the journal including a Clinical Corner feature, the importance of case reports and the plan to publish a supplement on case reports and images in December 2010.