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International Journal of Case Reports in Surgery
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International Journal of Case Reports in Surgery

2021, Vol. 3, Issue 1, Part A

Congenital diaphragmatic hernia with intrathoracic testis: A rare entity


Author(s): Nurul Aimi Amirah Binti Mat Sanusi, John Emmanuel AL Gilbert Fernandez, Banuprritaa AP Veejeyahshegarun and Nurdaliza Binti Mohd Badarudin

Abstract: Congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) is a major congenital malformation where abdominal contents herniate into the chest. The usual contents of left-sided CDH are the small and large bowels, the stomach, the spleen, the left lobe of liver, and occasionally, the kidney. It is rare for the testis to be part of the herniated contents as compared to other intra-abdominal or retroperitoneal organs. We present a case of intrathoracic testi's occurring in a Bochdalek’s CDH managed at our centre.

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Nurul Aimi Amirah Binti Mat Sanusi, John Emmanuel AL Gilbert Fernandez, Banuprritaa AP Veejeyahshegarun, Nurdaliza Binti Mohd Badarudin. Congenital diaphragmatic hernia with intrathoracic testis: A rare entity. Int J Case Rep Surg 2021;3(1):07-09.


International Journal of Case Reports in Surgery