Terre Haute, IN
A 22-year-old female asked:
Would a hiatal hernia cause nausea and vomiting or only acid reflux?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
A Verified Doctoranswered
It could: If it contained small bowel.
5.1k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Gastroenterology 27 years experience
Maybe...: A hiatal hernia most commonly causes reflux. Severe episodes of reflux can result in nausea and vomiting. Gastric motility problems, often the cause of reflux could result in nausea and vomiting as well. Good luck!
5.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Mar 2, 2020
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