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Hiatal Hernia - Symptoms and Treatment
Hiatal Hernia is a dynamic condition with the upper stomach changing its position between the upper stomach and lower chest. In other words Hiatal Hernia is a anatomical situation in which small opening in the diaphragm allows the upper part of the stomach to move up into the chest and causes heartburn from stomach acid flowing back up through the opening.
Causes of Hital Hernia
There are no specific reason for Hiatal Hernia rather there might be some causes for this disease like injury to that area of the body, inbirth weakness or increased pressure in the abdomen from coughing, straining while coughing ,pregnancy or lifting heavy objects etc. A hiatal hernia in turn can cause or contribute to gastroesophageal reflux. This happens when a hernia slightly displaces the lower esophageal sphincter, a circular band of muscle around the bottom of the esophagus.
Symptoms of Hiatal Hernia
Follwoing are symptoms of Hiatal Hernia :
Treatment of Hiatal Hernia
Some Treatment methods are :
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