Right Side Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia and Hydrops: May Not Be Lethal

  • Maha Y. Bamehriz King Abdulaziz University
Keywords: Congenital diaphragmatic hernia, Right-side congenital diaphragmatic hernia, Non-immune hydrops fetalis

Abstract

Right-sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia associated with hydrops is a rare event and carries a poor prognosis. We report here a case of right side diaphragmatic hernia associated with hydrops which was diagnosed antenatally and survived to discharge with good outcome.

Author Biography

Maha Y. Bamehriz, King Abdulaziz University

Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Assistant Professor

Published
2018-12-31
How to Cite
Bamehriz, M. Y. (2018). Right Side Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia and Hydrops: May Not Be Lethal. Journal of King Abdulaziz University - Medical Sciences, 25(2), 37-41. Retrieved from http://jkaumedsci.org.sa/index.php/jkaumedsci/article/view/704
Section
Case Reports