A 6-week-old boy with apnea and abdominal distention. Late-presenting congenital diaphragmatic hernia.

Abstract

Late-presenting CDH can present with a variety of symptoms. Radiographic evaluation may initially be normal or interpreted. It is important for clinicians to consider late-presenting CDH in the differential diagnosis of patients with respiratory and gastrointestinal symptoms.

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@article{Blanch2009A6B, title={A 6-week-old boy with apnea and abdominal distention. Late-presenting congenital diaphragmatic hernia.}, author={Lauri Blanch and Kristi Skeel Williams and Matthew J. Sigley}, journal={Pediatric annals}, year={2009}, volume={38 5}, pages={248, 250-2} }