diaphragmatic hernia


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diaphragmatic hernia

[¦di·ə‚frag¦mad·ik ′hər·nē·ə]
(medicine)
Protrusion of an abdominal organ through the diaphragm into the thoracic cavity.
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Clinical manifestations and surgical treatment of congenital types of diaphragmatic hernia.
A knowledge of diaphragmatic hernia is essential for both the physician and the surgeon in atypical abdominal and respiratory discomfort, especially when there is history of trauma.
First, an emergency laparotomy for the diaphragmatic rupture and diaphragmatic hernia must be performed.
A presumptive diagnosis of diaphragmatic hernia was made on the basis of above findings.
Sequence variants in the HLX gene at chromosome 1q41-1q42 in patients with diaphragmatic hernia.
3% Table-3: Congenital Malformations in Oligohydramnios Congenital Malformation Number Hydronephrosis 03 Hydrocephalus 01 Meningocele 01 Diaphragmatic Hernia 01 Multiple congenital anomalies 01
Incarcerated diaphragmatic hernias present with a variety of symptoms--abdominal, respiratory, and even urinary tract.
Diaphragmatic hernia manifesting in pregnancy is uncommon and presents a complex management problem.
Doctors broke the news that their unborn child had a congenital diaphragmatic hernia.
Management of prenatally diagnosed congenital diaphragmatic hernia.
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