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Hepatic pulmonary fusion: a rare case.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20098007     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This paper describes a rare case of a seven-month-old infant with right-sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia, who was found to have fusion of his herniated part of liver with lower lobe of right lung. The report describes clinical presentation and successful surgical management along with a review of the world literature.
Devendra V Taide; Pradyna S Bendre; Jyotsna M Kirtane; R Mukunda
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  African journal of paediatric surgery : AJPS     Volume:  7     ISSN:  0974-5998     ISO Abbreviation:  Afr J Paediatr Surg     Publication Date:    2010 Jan-Apr
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-01-25     Completed Date:  2010-04-05     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101255062     Medline TA:  Afr J Paediatr Surg     Country:  Nigeria    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  28-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital for Children, Parel, Mumbai, India.
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MeSH Terms
Diagnosis, Differential
Hernia, Diaphragmatic / congenital*,  radiography,  surgery
Incidental Findings
Liver / abnormalities*,  radiography,  surgery
Lung / abnormalities*,  radiography,  surgery
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Treatment Outcome

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