Hiatal Hernia In Cases of Syncope

Your client’s medical records indicate that he has a hiatal hernia. Hiatal hernias have been shown to cause syncope or loss of  consciousness.  This would explain the loss of consciousness.causing the individual to drop his motorcycle. (Gabriel Vanerio, Syncope Caused by Huge Hiatal Hernia, Case Reports in Cardiology, Vol. 2011 (2011) Article ID 560734, 2 pages.