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Left Side Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia with Sac and Broncho-Pulmonary Sequestration: A Report to Reinforce The Need to Excise the Hernia Sac

Volume 6 - Issue 3

Parveen Kumar1, Shasanka Shekhar Panda*2 and Yogesh Kumar Sarin2

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    • 1Department of Pediatric Surgery, Chacha Nehru Bal Chikitsalaya, India
    • 2Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, India

    *Corresponding author: Shasanka Shekhar Panda, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, 110002, India

Received: June 27, 2018;   Published: July 09, 2018

DOI: 10.26717/BJSTR.2018.06.001367

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A 1.2kg, preterm female baby presented with left sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH). On left subcostal exploration, left CDH with sac was identified. At the time of excision of sac, a large nodule was identified sequestered on sac, which was later identified as extrapulmonary sequestration of lung. The baby succumbed to persistent pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary hemorrhage in post-operative period.

Keywords: Bronchopulmonary Sequestration;Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia; Hernia sac

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