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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An uncommon case of late-onset congenital diaphragmatic hernia with bloody stool.
A rare case: atypical localized diaphragmatic hernia. F U Sag Bil Tip Derg 2016; 30: 143-5.
Shaw, "Outcome of congenital diaphragmatic hernia," Pediatric Pulmonology, vol.
Ptister-Goedeke and Brunier described four types of thoracic ectopic kidneys: with normal diaphragm, with diaphragmatic eventration, with diaphragmatic hernia, and with traumatic rupture [30].
Present communication reports thoraco reticulocentesis for confirmation of diaphragmatic hernia in cows.
Clinical manifestations and surgical treatment of congenital types of diaphragmatic hernia. Rev Gastroenterol.
Chest X-ray is the initial investigation of choice in patients with suspected diaphragmatic hernia and has sensitivity of 30-62% [10].
Heilmann et al., "Stabilisation of cardiopulmonary function in newborns with congenital diaphragmatic hernia using lung function parameters and hemodynamic management," Klinische Padiatrie, vol.
In addition to confusing imaging, patients with late-presenting congenital diaphragmatic hernia can present with a wide variety of symptoms.
You may have also a diaphragmatic hernia or a hiatal hernia which is responsible of a reflux.
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