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  • Sore throat and hiatus hernia.

    I had a chest infection and laryngitis at the same time at the start of Dec.The chest infection cleared within a week but the laryngitis lasted several weeks.I had 6 weeks off work with a sore throat and hoarse voice where i could hardly talk for 6 weeks.I had a laryngoscopy after 6 weeks and they found...

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  • Yet another abdominal hernia?

    Over the past 6 years I have had 5 abdominal hernias repaired in the UK.  The consultant told me that I have an "atypical abdominal wall"  and shored it up with a lot of mesh.  That was 2 years ago and appeared to be successful. However, last week I started getting familiar...

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  • Inguinal hernia repair 6 weeks ago.. Did it recur?

    I had inguinal hernia surgery 6 weeks ago (laproscopic with mesh) and recovery was going well.. almost no pain or discomfort anymore, was easing back into exercise, was starting to trust the muscles again, etc. Then I got a sinus infection and was coughing and blowing my nose quite a bit. When blowing...

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  • Hiatus hernia front to back pain

    What a journey I've been on since 2014 and still going strong. Oiiii!!! In 2014 I had a colonoscopy/endoscopy and I've been diagnosed with GERD, Gastritis and a Hiatal Hernia. Been having troubles this past year to current with stomache pains, on/off scapula shoulder pains and now a stabbing...

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  • Hiatus Hernia Worries and Concerns

    Hi i was diagnosed with a hiatus hernia about 2 months ago. I had such severe chest pains i genuinely thought i was having a heart attack, after chest xrays and multiple other tests they said it was this hiatus hernia. I was put on to omeprazole but the chest pain didn't ease. I find night times...

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  • Hernia

    So just to get to the point I got inguinal hernia repair and I check the bottom of my testiclels basically the connections from my scrotum to my behind ... I’m trying to not be nasty 🤢 but I got hernia repair on right side is it normal to have the bottom of my testicles I believe scrotm to be...

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  • new to group

    i have recently been diagnosed with my third hiatus hernia..have had 2 failed surgies and was if anyone else has had the same oroblem. i havd been told that i need more surgery. i am very symptomatic and would like some advice on how to handle the symptomz

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  • Hiatus Hernia, Need help urgently it's ruining my life :(

    Hi everyone, New to this and urgently need some help/advice on my situation. I am 19 and was diagnosed with depression and anxiety about 8 months ago which I have recently started coping with. But recently things have taken a turn for the worst in the stomach area. After two months of the doctors telling...

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  • Hiatus Hernia Surgery

    I'm due to go in for surgery on Wednesday and a bit terrified as I always feel like I am choking when I eat food and the only way I can cope is by getting sick....not being able to do this after surgery has me freaked out bit time. Just hoping that the positives of having this done will take away...

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  • Hernia help

    So just to get to the point I got inguinal hernia repair and I check the bottom of my testiclels basically the connections from my scrotum to my behind ... I’m trying to not be nasty 🤢 but I got hernia repair on right side is it normal to have the bottom of my testicles I believe scrotm to be...

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  • Hernia complication

    Since 8 months I am suffering from hernia complication despite Consulting several doctors what should I do

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  • Pain 3 Months Since Abdominal Open Hernia Surgery

    Hello, I had open abdominal hernia surgery on June 6. It was for a large incisional hernia that formed a year or so after my colon resection. I am still having pain. I do have a seroma in my abdomen that requires draining every week.  Sometimes the fluid is between 1 to 2 liters each time. I know...

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  • had inguinal hernia surgery 7 months ago still in pain

    Hi, 7months ago I underwent surgery for a inguinal hernia and had mesh to repair it, the operation seemed to go fine but 7months on I do anything other than sit still I get pain and a scratching feeling around where I had the operation and a dull ache in my right testicle also if I bend over I am...

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  • New update on my hernia

    Hey all,and firstly thank you to everyone who has given me some great advice,and helped me,I really do appreciate it.Good news is my referral went through and was accepted,I’m seeing a specialist on 27th this month,but at my local hospital this time,praying this time I actually get taken seriously,since...

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  • SLIDING HIATUS HERNIA SYMPTOMS AND QUESTIONS

    Hi I'm new to this site, just recently been diagnosed with a 4cm sliding hiatus hernia after suffering for 2 years with horrendous chest, neck, shoulder and back pain! been to A&E a least 5 times this year thinking I was having heart problems! had an endoscopy 4 weeks ago and was diagnosed! so...

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  • Hiatus hernia bad back pain

    Hi I'm 23 years old I was diagnosed with a hiatus hernia in my chest I've been suffering so bad acid reflux chest pain sore throats bad chest stomach swelling and pain and now the past few months I'm getting really bad back pain waking me up at night I'm in tramadol at the moment cause...

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  • Hiatus Hernia advice needed

    Hi everyone, I've recently been diagnosed with with Hiatus Hernia, through an endoscopy. Mine is a 4cm sliding one. Over the past 3 months the quality of my life has drastically dropped, I am being sick almost every day (whether I eat or not), getting a burning sensation, burping non stop and well...

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  • Hiatus Hernia with back and arm pain

    Help Has anyone out there with a Hiatus Hernia experienced what feels like heartburn in your back and left arm. I have been diagnosedwith a Hiatus Hernia and take 30mg of Lansoprazoleonce a day and 10 of Motilium 3 times a day. But it doesn't seem to help the pain I have. I have had pain every...

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  • Living with Hiatus hernia and vagus nerve problems for 30 years

    In 1985 I gave myself a hiatus hernia this was caused while lifting weights but was not actually diagnosed until 1994. In 1985 when I injured myself I was in the Royal Air Force up until this point I considered myself to be quite fit, the first symptom I started experiencing was palpitations especially...

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  • Hiatus Hernia Repair - Yay or Nay?

    Hi guys! Just looking a little advice regarding Hiatus Hernias, a weak sphincter valve and fundoplication surgery versus other methods of treatment.  First a little about myself. I am 22 years old, living in UK (Northern Ireland) and have just been diagnosed with a small hiatus hernia and an...

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  • Hiatal Hernia and Panic Attacks(Need some insight)

    Hello all! Before I begin: -No history of cardiac issues(done around 4-5 tests, all clear) -GERD for several years(Diagnosed 3 years ago) -No particular family history aside from late 60s diabetes and high blood pressure late life. -20 years old male, no drugs, no smoking, no alcohol, healthy diet -Only...

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  • Hiatus hernia

    Hi,  I haven’t been diagnosed as having a hiatus hernia and I’ve been really frightened this last few weeks. However I’ve only felt reassured when I’ve read other people’s blogs realising that I’m not alone.  My main symptoms to begin with were feeling very ill and shaky with terrific heartburn. ...

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  • Hiatus Hernia - Breathing Problems.

    A few years ago after an Endoscopy I was diagnosed with a small sliding Hiatus Hernia which I have treated with Omeprezole. Recently I have been encountering some breathing difficulties combined with a staggering amount of reflux and despite doubling to 40mg of Omeprezole the reflux and breathing problems...

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  • Update on my hernia

    Hi all and firstly I just want to say thank you to all those who have helped me,with their advice,it is really much appreciated.Well since my last update I did get to speak to a surgeon about my hernia,but got fobbed off,she thought it wasn’t my hernia causing all the stomach pains I’ve been getting...

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  • Suspect hernia pain

    I went to GP 2 weeks ago with a uncomfortable swelling in groin area that I suspected was a hernia.  It was not my usual GP , he examined me but it was all very rushed and said it was a groin strain, I wasn’t convinced.  It’s been the same for 2 weeks, when cough etc get a discomfort in that...

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  • Hiatus Hernia and Palpitations

    I have been diagnosed with a hiatus hernia but have had lots of problems with palpitations recently, i also sometimes get a cold shivery feeling some nights as if i am going down with flu, i have suffered from really bad acidity over the last 10 years, i have had three endoscopy's and it was on the...

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  • umbilical hernia repair

    My husband had an umbilical hernia repair 5 weeks ago, and before his surgery we scoured the internet looking for advice. This was one of the sites we landed on, and while it wasn't me that had the surgery I am thankful to the people that posted their experiences on here to help get through the process....

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  • Throat pain from Hiatus Hernia

    Hi, I had a gastroscopy procedure yesterday and was told I have a 3cm Hiatus Hernia. My symptoms have been bloating, trapped wind, bending over and feeling like my food is coming back up my throat. I also have discomfort in my throat, it feels like pressure on my adams apple, just wondering if this was...

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  • Chronic pain after inguinal hernia surgery

    Hi all — lookin for some support and advice — especially from the men in the group.   I’m 18 months out following double inguinal hernia surgery — and not having an easy time at all.  I’ve had pain in different areas — including pelvic floor, neck, sacrum, tailbone and  leg.  I’ve...

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  • Fundoplication surgery

    hi, I am post-op 4 weeks after fundoplication surgery. I am wondering how others were or are doing one month after surgery. My appetite is still off, eating very small portions of soft and moist diet. I still am not able to get all the fluids I need every day. I am still fatigued and not back to my daily...

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  • Chest and back pain

    Ok so I have a bunch of different things going on. I had a scope and found out I have GERD, acid reflux, a hiatal hernia, and Barretts esophagus. I am also having an attack of diverticulitis and cystitis which I was hospitalized for and am currently on antibiotics. My chest pain is starting again after...

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  • Inguinal hernia surgery ruined my life

    Hi all, I'm a 35 Yr old male I had open surgery with mesh for a right inguinal hernia in 2010, for the last 3-4years I've been experiencing extreme pain at the site of surgery, in my lower abdomen top of my leg and base of my penis. I've had numerous test and scans carried out and have been...

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