From the case: Diaphragmatic hernia

CT
Axial lung window
Modality: CT (lung window)

- “ Gigantic diaphragmatic hernia.   The defect is posteriorly and the diaphragmatic hernia huge  - this is a Bochdalek hernia, which was uncorrected...”

Used in the following articles:

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  • Pulmonary hypoplasia - “ Pulmonary hypoplasia (PH) refers to deficient or incomplete development of parts of the lung. It can develop as a result of a number of other in-u...”

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