Eventration of the diaphragm--case reports and review of the literature.

  title={Eventration of the diaphragm--case reports and review of the literature.},
  author={Olugbenga Oluseyi Olusoji and Martins Oluwafemi Thomas and E. O. Esthere Ogunleye and Oyebola Olubodun Adekola},
  journal={Nigerian quarterly journal of hospital medicine},
  volume={23 2},
Eventration of the diaphragm can have varied symptomatology. We present three cases that presented with features suggestive of gastric outlet obstruction, productive cough of acute onset, and traumatic diaphragmatic rupture respectively. They were successfully treated with plication of affected hemidiaphragm. We also reviewed existing literature on the subject with presentation of our findings. 

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