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Bilateral congenital diaphragmatic hernia: diagnostic clues at fetal sonography.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11309179     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Bilateral congenital diaphragmatic hernia is a rare, life-threatening malformation. We describe a case of bilateral Bochdalek hernia diagnosed prenatally. The sonographic clues to the diagnosis were anterior displacement of the heart with relatively minimal lateral shift. The definitive diagnosis was made by demonstrating the liver in the right thorax and bowel loop and stomach in the left thorax. Color and power Doppler demonstrated the hepatic vessels embracing both sides of the heart from behind.
Authors:
M S Song; S J Yoo; J F Smallhorn; J B Mullen; G Ryan; L K Hornberger
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Ultrasound in obstetrics & gynecology : the official journal of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology     Volume:  17     ISSN:  0960-7692     ISO Abbreviation:  Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol     Publication Date:  2001 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-04-19     Completed Date:  2001-07-12     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9108340     Medline TA:  Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  255-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Division of Cardiology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Fatal Outcome
Female
Fetal Diseases / ultrasonography*
Hernia, Diaphragmatic / congenital,  ultrasonography*
Humans
Pregnancy
Ultrasonography, Prenatal*

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