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Can necrosis of the tissue in the hiatal hernia occur?
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In brief: Yes
It does not happen often, but it can.

In brief: Yes
It does not happen often, but it can.
Dr. Scott Grover
Dr. Scott Grover
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Dr. Barry Rosen
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1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes.
Paraesophageal hernias are a type of hiatal hernia where the stomach may flip up into the chest through the hernia, occasionally leading to necrosis and perforation of a portion of the stomach.

In brief: Yes.
Paraesophageal hernias are a type of hiatal hernia where the stomach may flip up into the chest through the hernia, occasionally leading to necrosis and perforation of a portion of the stomach.
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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