Repair of a giant omphalocele by a modified technique

Abstract

 Large omphaloceles that contain centrally herniated liver pose challenges to surgical closure, the most significant being the space limitation of the abdominal cavity. In addition, the “pedicled” nature of the liver on the inferior vena cava creates a predisposition to acute hepatic vascular outflow obstruction as the liver is reduced into the abdominal… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s003839900331

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