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What is surgical management of patient having diaphragmatic hernia?
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
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In brief: Repair
Usually it requires surgic repair with pt's own tissue or a mesh.
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In brief: Repair
Usually it requires surgic repair with pt's own tissue or a mesh.
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
Dr. Rafael Lugo
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In brief: Depends
There are many types of diaphragmatic hernias.
The most common is one located near the esophagus, and may cause heartburn and food reflux symptoms. Usually this is repaired with a laparoscopic surgery such as nissen fundoplication.

In brief: Depends
There are many types of diaphragmatic hernias.
The most common is one located near the esophagus, and may cause heartburn and food reflux symptoms. Usually this is repaired with a laparoscopic surgery such as nissen fundoplication.
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