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Congenital lumbar hernia associated with the lumbocostovertebral syndrome: two cases.
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PMID:  9165264     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Congenital hernias in the lumbar region are very uncommon. Two cases with congenital lumbar hernia associated with the lumbocostovertebral syndrome are presented. The first case of a 14-month-old girl presented with the type of a superior lumbar triangle hernia. The second case was a 2-year-old girl presenting with diffuse lumbar hernia. The anatomy, embryology and treatment of this congenital abnormality are discussed.
S Somuncu; F Bernay; R Rizalar; E Aritürk; M Günaydin; N Gürses
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of pediatric surgery : official journal of Austrian Association of Pediatric Surgery ... [et al] = Zeitschrift für Kinderchirurgie     Volume:  7     ISSN:  0939-7248     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur J Pediatr Surg     Publication Date:  1997 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-07-23     Completed Date:  1997-07-23     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9105263     Medline TA:  Eur J Pediatr Surg     Country:  GERMANY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  122-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Ondokuz Mayis University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Samsun, Turkey.
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MeSH Terms
Child, Preschool
Hernia / complications*,  congenital*,  surgery
Lumbar Vertebrae / abnormalities*,  surgery*
Ribs / abnormalities*

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