Upside-Down Stomach

(redirected from Upside Down Stomach Sign)
A rare, extreme form of paraoesophageal hiatal hernia, in which the entire stomach is within the thoracic cavity, having rotated on its organo-axial axis or cardiopyloric line resulting in reversed positions of lesser and greater curvatures

Management Reduction, gastropexy
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