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Type IIIV Hiatal Hernias: Major Complications Visceral Rotation:

  • This can cause Gastric Volvulus and subsequent strangulation of the stomach (33%)

    • Surgical emergency due to potential for ischemia

    • Borchardt’s Triad: Pain, Retching without vomiting, Inability to pass NG tube (found in 70% of pts with strangulation)

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