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We report a case of a man who had a left thoracic kidney associated with left Bochdalek hernia.
Prevalence and MDCT characteristics of asymptomatic Bochdalek hernia in adult population.
Caecal perforation with faecal peritonitis - unusual presentation of Bochdalek hernia in an adult: a case report and review of literature.
In one review of CT scans of the chest and abdomen performed in 940 adult patients, Bochdalek hernia prevalence was found 6% [3].
Bochdalek hernia is a posterolateral diaphragmatic defect resulting from failure of the retroperitoneal canal membrane to fuse with the dorsal esophageal mesentery and the body wall.
Bochdalek hernia is the commonest type of CDH and left side is most commonly affected.
True (A) or false (B): The commonest form of congenital diaphragmatic hernia in infants is the posterolateral Bochdalek hernia.
INTRODUCTION: Bochdalek hernia (BH) is a type of congenital diaphragmatic hernia seen primarily in children.
Bochdalek hernias have a reported prevalence of 6% in the adult population.