An unusual case: a giant paraesophageal hiatal hernia with intrathoracic spleen, preduodenal portal vein, malrotation, and left inferior vena cava


Basklar A. C. , SÖNMEZ K. , KARABULUT R. , Tuerkyrlmaz Z. , Morahoglu S.

Journal of Pediatric Surgery, cilt.42, sa.12, 2007 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 42 Konu: 12
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2007.08.055
  • Dergi Adı: Journal of Pediatric Surgery

Özet

A giant paraesophageal hiatal hernia with preduodenal portal vein, nonrotating gut, intrathoracic spleen, and left inferior vena cava has not been reported to date. This set of complex anomalies can have significant clinical implications. Awareness of these anomalies is essential to avoid further complications. © 2007 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.