A 55-year-old member asked:
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does hiatle hernia cause stomach patrude?

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Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
20 years experience Geriatrics
No: A hiatal hernia affects the upper portion of the stomach responsible for keep stomach acid contained. There should be no visible signs of a hiatal hernia.
Answered on Nov 26, 2013
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