Congenital Morgagni's Hernia Presenting in Elderly Lady

Rajesh Sisodiya, P. Sampath Kumar, Nagraj Palankar, B. V. Dinesh

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Abstract

Morgagni's hernia is an uncommon type of congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Large numbers are symptomatic but some may present in middle aged. Our patient was asymptomatic till 63 years of age. X-ray chest, for her recent onset exertional dyspne, was suspicious of right lung mass. CT thorax revealed right Morgagni's type of diaphragmatic hernia, a very rare diagnosis at that age.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)312-313
Number of pages2
JournalIndian Journal of Surgery
Volume73
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-08-2011

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Sisodiya, R., Sampath Kumar, P., Palankar, N., & Dinesh, B. V. (2011). Congenital Morgagni's Hernia Presenting in Elderly Lady. Indian Journal of Surgery, 73(4), 312-313. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12262-010-0212-3