Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

  • Mario LimaEmail author
  • Michela Maffi
  • Giovanni Parente
  • Chiara Cordola


Diaphragmatic hernia of the newborn is a congenital malformation due to an anomaly on the diaphragm’s development causing the herniation of the abdominal viscera into the thorax.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mario Lima
    • 1
    Email author
  • Michela Maffi
    • 1
  • Giovanni Parente
    • 1
  • Chiara Cordola
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric SurgeryS.Orsola Hospital, Bologna UniversityBolognaItaly

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