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Hiatus hernia with yellow color vomiting every morning - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
User :   hi
Doctor :  
please proceed with your health query
User :   i am
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User :   i got heatis hernia before
User :   in stomach
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User :   i got treated
User :   but i am getting vomiting inmorning daily
User :   yellow vomiting
User :   acidic
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User :   wat to do
Doctor :  
how long back was the treatment done?
User :   ya more than a year
Doctor :  
and what treatment was done for your hiatus hernia?
User :   i got a tab ganatone and normaxin
User :   now i am fine
User :   but getting vomiting daily morning
User :   acidic
User :   r u der
Doctor :  
A hiatus hernia is an anatomical abnormality in which part of the stomach protrudes through the diaphragm and up into the chest.
User :   ok
Doctor :  
usualy the esophagus or food tube passes down through the chest, crosses the diaphragm, and enters the abdomen through a hole in the diaphragm called the esophageal hiatus.
Doctor :   Just below the diaphragm, the esophagus joins the stomach.
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In individuals with hiatal hernias, the opening of the esophageal hiatus (hiatal opening) is larger than normal
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thru which a portion of the upper stomach slips up or passes (herniates) through the hiatus and into the chest.
Doctor :   leading to hiatus hernia

Doctor :   and the treatment depends on either being symptomatic
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or corrective treatment
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corrective treatment usually involves surgery which is the permanent cure
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