Congenital diaphragmatic hernia associated with aplasia of left lobe of the liver

J Pediatr Surg. 2003 Jul;38(7):E21-2. doi: 10.1016/s0022-3468(03)00217-3.


A case of left-sided diaphragmatic hernia associated with congenital aplasia/agenesis of the left lobe (left lateral segment) of the liver is reported. This association of defects, to the best of the authors' knowledge, has not been reported previously.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Hernias, Diaphragmatic, Congenital*
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Liver / abnormalities*
  • Male