Congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam
Modality: X-ray

Right hemithorax is filled with cyst-like structures (loops of bowel), the mediastinum is shifted to the left, and the abdomen is relatively devoid of gas, findings consistent with congenital diaphragmatic hernia.

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Case Information

rID: 8676
Case created: 22nd Feb 2010
Last edited: 28th Nov 2015
Systems: Chest, Paediatrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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