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Congenital diaphragmatic hernia presenting as splenic rupture in an adult.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Mar; 81(3):e9-10.AT

Abstract

We present the case of a 66-year-old man with a congenital diaphragmatic hernia and splenic rupture. The adult presentation of congenital posterolateral diaphragmatic (Bochdalek) hernia is rare. We describe the operative approach and provide a brief review of the literature.

Authors+Show Affiliations

Department of Surgery, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0558, USA.No affiliation info available

Pub Type(s)

Case Reports
Journal Article

Language

eng

PubMed ID

16488674

Citation

Robb, Bruce W., and Michael F. Reed. "Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Presenting as Splenic Rupture in an Adult." The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, vol. 81, no. 3, 2006, pp. e9-10.
Robb BW, Reed MF. Congenital diaphragmatic hernia presenting as splenic rupture in an adult. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006;81(3):e9-10.
Robb, B. W., & Reed, M. F. (2006). Congenital diaphragmatic hernia presenting as splenic rupture in an adult. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 81(3), e9-10.
Robb BW, Reed MF. Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Presenting as Splenic Rupture in an Adult. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006;81(3):e9-10. PubMed PMID: 16488674.
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