Incarcerated and obstructed diaphragmatic hermia.

@article{Horton1960IncarceratedAO,
  title={Incarcerated and obstructed diaphragmatic hermia.},
  author={John Horton and Jane Hammond},
  journal={Thorax},
  year={1960},
  volume={15},
  pages={59-63}
}
Diaphragmatic hernia is now recognized as a common abnormality of the upper gastro-intestinal tract, especially in elderly people (Harrington, 1948; Allison, 1951; Belsey, 1952). However, whereas strangulation is a common occurrence in most forms of hernia, it is rare in herniation through the diaphragm (Sellors and Papp, 1955). Carter and Giuseffi in 1948… CONTINUE READING