[Congenital intrapericardial diaphragmatic hernia. Case report].

  title={[Congenital intrapericardial diaphragmatic hernia. Case report].},
  author={C Janneck and W von Ekesparre and G Wesener},
  journal={Zeitschrift fur Kinderchirurgie : organ der Deutschen, der Schweizerischen und der Osterreichischen Gesellschaft fur Kinderchirurgie = Surgery in infancy and childhood},
  volume={38 1},
Intrapericardial diaphragmatic hernia is characterised by a displacement of abdominal organs covered by a peritoneal diaphragm, into the pericardium. Eventration of the septum transversum can be defined morphologically but not clinically or roentgenologically. Basing on the development of the diaphragm, it would be possible to determine intrapericardial hernia as a very early inhibition malformation.--The article describes the successful outcome of treatment of a male infant, 9 months of age… CONTINUE READING

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