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Types of Stomach Hernias

"Pure" Type II Paraesophageal Hernia Seldom Occurs
"Pure" Type II Paraesophageal Hernia Seldom Occurs

"Pure" type II paraesophageal hernia seldom occurs. Paraesophageal hiatal hernias make up less than 5 percent of all cases, but account for most of the complications. Type III hiatal hernia: Type III hiatal hernias are combined hernias in which the gastroesophageal junction is herniated above the diaphragm and the stomach is herniated alongside the esophagus.