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Secondary diaphragmatic eventration after resection of extralobar pulmonary sequestration

Author(s): Kaselas C | Papouis G | Grigoriadis G | Kaselas V

Journal: Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
ISSN 0971-9261

Volume: 12;
Issue: 2;
Start page: 92;
Date: 2007;
Original page

Keywords: Diaphragmatic eventration | extralobar pulmonary sequestration | plication

Phrenic nerve preservation is an important factor in operations involving the resection of an extralobar pulmonary sequestration. We present a case of secondary diaphragmatic eventration due to damage to the phrenic nerve after resection of an extralobar pulmonary sequestration.

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