Diagnosis and repair of a Morgagni hernia with video-assisted thoracic surgery.

Abstract

Foramen of Morgagni hernias have traditionally been repaired by either an abdominal or a transthoracic approach. We describe a case in which a Morgagni hernia that presented as a gradually enlarging right anterior pericardiophrenic mass was both diagnosed and repaired using video-assisted thoracic surgery. The procedure went without incident, and the… (More)

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@article{Hussong1997DiagnosisAR, title={Diagnosis and repair of a Morgagni hernia with video-assisted thoracic surgery.}, author={R L Hussong and Rodney J. Landreneau and Forrester Hardenbergh Cole}, journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery}, year={1997}, volume={63 5}, pages={1474-5} }