Late Results After Operations for Hiatus Hernia

  • G. Menardi
  • G. Auer
  • P. Ehrlich
Conference paper
Part of the Progress in Pediatric Surgery book series (PEDIATRIC, volume 18)


An operation for hiatus hernia in children is not done as often nowadays as it was 10 or 15 years ago. Therefore, it is harder for a pediatric surgical center like Innsbruck, which started in 1968, to amass the patients for a follow-up study that are available in centers which have now existed for four or more decades.


Cerebral Palsy Hiatus Hernia Gastroesophageal Reflux Severe Brain Damage Barium Swallow 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Menardi
    • 1
  • G. Auer
  • P. Ehrlich
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric Surgery, IUniversity Clinic of Surgery, InnsbruckInnsbruckAustria

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