Two years later, the patient was diagnosed with a paraesophageal
abscess, and cultures from the mesh grew a Haemophilus species.
6) Initial positron emission tomography (PET) imaging revealed a mildly hypermetabolic paraesophageal
lymph node, but no other findings consistent with advanced disease.
Endoscopic ultrasound (via the esophagus) can sample the paraesophageal
(station 8) and pulmonary ligament (station 9) lymph nodes.
Endoscopic and radiologic investigations revealed a dilated esophagus, an associated tracheal compression, and a paraesophageal
hernia secondary to a slipped Nissen fundoplication.
Current concepts in the management of paraesophageal
Laparoscopic repair of large paraesophageal
COLORADO SPRINGS--Improvements in pulmonary function tests and subjective complaints of breathlessness appear to be underappreciated benefits of the surgical repair of giant paraesophageal
His special focus is on the treatment of reflux (GERD); Paraesophageal
Hernia Repair and achalasia (a swallowing disorder).
defendants), who had performed surgery on Irene to repair a paraesophageal
In this article, we present a case of persistent AF resistant to pharmacological and direct-current cardioversion and converted to sinus rhythm with a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) in a patient with paraesophageal
hernia and gastroesophageal reflux (GER).
There was no suspicious paraesophageal
lymphadenopathy found on either contrast-enhanced computed tomography or endosonography.
hernia) or is complicated by severe GERD or esophagitis (inflammation of the esophagus).