[Acute abdomen several years after accident due to traumatic diaphragmatic hernia].

@article{Pataki2010AcuteAS,
  title={[Acute abdomen several years after accident due to traumatic diaphragmatic hernia].},
  author={Istv{\'a}n Pataki and Myroslav Horzov and William Chanis},
  journal={Magyar sebeszet},
  year={2010},
  volume={63 3},
  pages={125-8}
}
The complicated diaphragmatic hernia of traumatic origin, is a life-threatening condition. In most cases, the diaphragmatic rupture is caused by blunt trauma that affects the chest or abdomen, but penetrating wounds may represent also an etiological factor. Traffic accidents are primarily involved, in time of peace. We report a case of a 59-year-old male… CONTINUE READING