Bochdalek diaphragmatic hernia: not only a neonatal disease.

  title={Bochdalek diaphragmatic hernia: not only a neonatal disease.},
  author={Meir Mei-Zahav and Missale Solomon and Daniel Trachsel and Jacob Charles Langer},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood},
  volume={88 6},
AIMS To characterise the clinical manifestations of late presenting Bochdalek diaphragmatic hernia (DH), the incidence of misdiagnosis, and prognosis; and to explore the sequence of events that leads to this clinical picture. METHODS Retrospective chart review. All children with Bochdalek DH were identified. Children 1 month of age and older at the time of diagnosis were included. RESULTS Twenty two children with Bochdalek DH met the inclusion criteria. Three clinical presentations could be… CONTINUE READING