Research: Congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Pediatr Pulmonol

. 2023 Jun 14.

 doi: 10.1002/ppul.26542. Online ahead of print.

Congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Huiyong Hu 1Xiaoping Jing 2Xiuhua Duan 3Leiping Zhou 4Yunfeng Xu 1

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A fetus was found to have a right diaphragmatic hernia during a prenatal ultrasonography examination late in the second trimester. A “green channel” with multi department dynamic monitoring was instituted, at 40 + 4 weeks, with the infant under general anesthesia, hernia repair was later successfully performed. After the operation, the infant’s vital signs were stable and their condition remained good during follow-up.

Keywords: computed tomography; congenital diaphragmatic hernia; ultrasound.

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