Traumatic diaphragmatic rupture

Case contributed by Dr Craig Hacking


High speed MVA.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Male

Traumatic diaphragmatic rupture on the left containing stomach. Peripancreatic / duodenal fluid.

Case Discussion

Diaphragmatic rupture is more common on the left.

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Case information

rID: 34716
Case created: 6th Mar 2015
Last edited: 11th Oct 2017
Systems: Chest, Forensic, Trauma
Tag: trauma
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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