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Hiatal Hernia Repair

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The esophagus runs through the diaphragm to the stomach. 


When the opening (hiatus) in the muscle between the abdomen and chest (diaphragm) is too large, some of the stomach can slip up into the chest cavity. This can cause heartburn (gastro-esophageal reflux: GER) as gastric acid backflows from the stomach into the esophagus. Hiatal Hernia Repair is surgery to repair a bulging of stomach tissue through the muscle between the abdomen and chest (diaphragm) into the chest (hiatal hernia). Hiatal hernia repair may be recommended when the patient has: severe heartburn severe inflammation of the esophagus from the backflow of gastric fluid (reflux) narrowing of the opening (hiatus) through the diaphragm (esophageal stricture) chronic inflammation of the lungs (pneumonia) from frequent breathing in (aspiration) of gastric fluids. 

While the patient is deep asleep and pain-free (general anesthesia), an incision is made in the abdomen. 

The stomach and lower esophagus are placed back into the abdominal cavity. The opening in the diaphragm (hiatus) is tightened and the stomach is stitched in position to prevent reflux. The upper part of the stomach (fundus) may be wrapped around the esophagus (fundoplication) to reduce reflux. 

Patients may need to spend 3 to 10 days in the hospital after surgery. A tube will be placed into the stomach through the nose and throat (nasogastric tube) during surgery and may remain for a few days. Small, frequent feedings are recommended.

أطباء الجراحة العامة


د. روجيه بتروني

Roger

 

اخصائي في الجراحة العامة (دبي)





د. دي برويان كريستيان

Christiaan

 

خبرة كبيرة في مجال ربط المعدة وعمليات تحويل المعدة للحد من البدانة (دبي)




د. انطوان حنا

Antoine

 

أخصائي في الجراحة العامة (دبي & أبو ظبي)





د. منار تراب

Manar

 

استشاري جراحة الأوعية الدموية (دبي)



 

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+971 4 349 6666

+971 4 447 1777

+971 2 446 6422

+971 2 557 2220

خدماتنا الجراحة العامة Hiatal Hernia Repair

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