Can having a hiatus hernia and having oesophagitis cause severe chest pain and pressure discomfort?

Maybe. If the hiatal hernia is large enough, it can cause chest pain. These large hernias are also referred to as paraesophageal hernias, and are diagnosed with upper GI contrast x-rays and/or upper endoscopy. Hope this helps!
Yes it can however.. You should have your doctor make sure that no heart issues are causing the chest pain before exploring the hiatal hernia as the cause.

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Could a little hiatus hernia cause prolonged chest pain, shortness of breath, palpitations, diarrea? Did a catheterism, all was ok but chest pain continues

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May or may not be! Most hiatus hernias are silent and not associated with symptoms. A short course of antacids might help to clarify.If the pain goes away within 2 weeks of taking a daily antacid(like omeprazole) then you will have the answer. Otherwise you should take tylenol (acetaminophen) as needed, and ignore this pain as it is not caused by something serious like coronary artery disease which has now been ruled out. ?Muscular. Read more...

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I was diagnosed with sliding hiatus hernia 7 months back. Chest pain, acidity post meal, fatigue, sleep problems. Should I walk for 10 mins after meal?

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Does hiatal hernia cause chest pain?

It can. Large hiatal hernias, known as paraesophageal hernias, can cause chest pain, and the feeling there is a balloon inside that needs to burst. They can also cause difficulty eating, weight loss, and anemia, and sometimes heartburn and vomiting. Small hiatal hernias do not cause pain. An upper GI contrast study can tell the difference. Hope this helps! Read more...