eventration

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protrusion of the intestine through the abdominal wall

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I reviewed the medical literature on diaphragmatic eventration (Goulston, 1957; Richards, 1961; Robinson, Gooneratne, Blackburn, & Brogdon, 1980; Symbas, Hatcher, & Waldo, 1977) and called an expert on this rare condition.
Diaphragmatic eventration in infancy and childhood.
Diaphragmatic eventration refers to permanent elevation of an immobile hemidiaphragm in which peripheral muscular attachment is normal with no interruption in peritoneal or pleural layers.
Although uncommon, this variant has also been reported in association with diaphragmatic eventration.
Surgical treatment of diaphragmatic eventration caused by phrenic nerve injury in the newborn.
Diaphragmatic eventration in infants and children: Is conservative treatment justified?
INTRODUCTION: Congenital Diaphragmatic defect embraces congenital diaphragmatic hernia and Diaphragmatic Eventration.
A diagnosis of diaphragmatic eventration (DE) was made.
INTRODUCTION: In diaphragmatic eventration, permanent elevation of an immobile hemidiaphragm occurs in which peripheral muscular attachment is normal with no interruption in peritoneal or pleural layers.