What other imaging modalities can demonstrate diaphragmatic hernia?
Upper and lower GI contrast studies
Which side is the most commonly affected in traumatic diaphragmatic hernia?
Acquired diaphragmatic hernia can happen through what other causes?
Iatrogenic and hiatal hernia
The stomach, portions of the small and large bowels, and large amount of mesentery are seen herniated through the left hemithorax. These compress and displace the left lung parenchyma. The heart and the rest of the mediastinum is shifted to the right. There is no evidence of pneumothorax on the left.