Esophageal diverticulumAn 82 year old woman with a large para-esophageal hernia visible on the plain chest radiograph.
The patient underwent reduction and repair of the para-esophageal hernia. The post-operative films show a large pulsion diverticulum in the mid-esophagus. The mouth of the diverticulum is 1.5. cm wide and the diverticulum is 4 cm diameter.
The diverticulum only became evident after the surgery.
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