A 36-year-old male asked:
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i feel dizzy and lightheaded due to my hiatal hernia compressing my lungs (diagnosed). is there a way to alleviate the situation before surgery?

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Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some...: Have you breathed fast & hard as well as felt dizzy & lightheaded after a short walk or up a stairway? If yes all at the same time, it may be related to hiatal hernia; if not at the same time, dizziness/lightheadedness may be not related to hiatal hernia. So, ask your doctor who would know more about you than anyone online. Better yet? To articles in http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html.
Answered on Jun 6, 2017
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