Congenital diaphragmatic hernia.


Journal Article (Review)

Surgical intervention for congenital diaphragmatic hernia is urgent, but success depends more on preoperative and postoperative management of the associated physiologic derangements. Survival seems to depend on the condition of the lungs at birth. In the future, correction of congenital diaphragmatic hernia in utero may be possible.

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Cited Authors

  • Harrison, MR; de Lorimier, AA

Published Date

  • October 1, 1981

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 61 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 1023 - 1035

PubMed ID

  • 7031926

Pubmed Central ID

  • 7031926

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1558-3171

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0039-6109

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0039-6109(16)42528-4


  • eng