Case Studies | Medicine | Portugal | Volume 9 Issue 1, January 2020
Large Morgagni Hernia Causing Upper Gastrointestinal Obstruction
We report a case of a large Morgagni hernia resulting in upper gastrointestinal obstruction in a 76-year-old woman. The diagnosis was only possible after a computerized tomography that showed the compression of the herniated stomach over the second portion of the duodenum and thus justifying the symptoms of upper intestinal occlusion.
Keywords: Hernias, Diaphragmatic, Congenital/complications, Hernias, Diaphragmatic, Congenital/diagnostic imaging, Intestinal Obstruction
Edition: Volume 9 Issue 1, January 2020
Pages: 1877 - 1878
How to Cite this Article?
Luis Magalhaes, "Large Morgagni Hernia Causing Upper Gastrointestinal Obstruction", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=ART20204504, Volume 9 Issue 1, January 2020, 1877 - 1878
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