Congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Case contributed by Dr Saeed Soltany Hosn

Presentation

3 day old male neonate presented with respiratory distres

Patient Data

Age: 3-days
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Babygram demonstrated herniation of multiple air and fluid filled loops of  bowel into right thoracic cavity through diaphragm with displacement of right  lung and mediastinum towards left. Gasless abdomen is also noted.S

Case Discussion

Babygram demonstrated herniation of multiple air and fluid filled loops of  bowel into right thoracic cavity through diaphragm with displacement of right  lung and mediastinum towards left. Gasless abdomen is also noted.Surgery was performed and diagnosis of Bochdalek hernia was confirmed.

Case is from Dr Parisa Haj ali oghli - Professor, Department of radiology at Tabriz University of Medical Scienc

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Case Information

rID: 20444
Case created: 20th Nov 2012
Last edited: 1st Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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