Diaphragmatic rupture

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Abdominal blunt trauma due to car accident

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Male
CT

see below

Case Discussion

Large defect in left hemidiaphragm with herniation of the stomach and loops of small bowel and colonconsistent with diaphragmatic rupture.

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Case information

rID: 21690
Published: 11th Feb 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Tag: trauma, sign
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