Laparoscopic repair of a congenital diaphragmatic hernia in an adult

Constantine T. Frantzides, Mark A. Carlson, Christine Pappas, Nikolaos Gatsoulis

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A patient undergoing laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication had an intraoperative finding of a left Bochdalek hernia, which was repaired with an onlay of fenestrated PTFE. This appears to be the first report of such a case.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)287-290
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Laparoendoscopic and Advanced Surgical Techniques - Part A
Issue number5
StatePublished - 2000

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  • Surgery


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