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Comment from: Trish, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: January 21

The test revealed a hiatal hernia, but the worst part of the process was not being advised of the problems with constipation afterwards.

Comment from: Annie, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: April 05

I had the barium swallow test yesterday. It revealed a large hiatal hernia and acid reflux. I was already put on the waiting list for a fundoplication operation.

Comment from: 45-54 Male Published: December 27

I had a barium meal and swallow. The results came back revealing acid reflux, but I can't put my mind to rest. I worry about esophageal cancer.


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