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Eventration of Diaphragm
Santiago Martínez-Jiménez, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Definitions

              • Congenital nonparalytic weakening & thinning of anterior portion & dome of hemidiaphragm

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • Radiographic Findings

                • Fluoroscopic Findings

                  • CT Findings

                    • MR Findings

                      • Ultrasonographic Findings

                        • Imaging Recommendations

                          DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                            PATHOLOGY

                            • General Features

                              • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                CLINICAL ISSUES

                                • Presentation

                                  • Demographics

                                    • Natural History & Prognosis

                                      • Treatment

                                        Selected References

                                        1. Maish MS: The diaphragm. Surg Clin North Am. 90(5):955-68, 2010
                                        2. Roberts HC: Imaging the diaphragm. Thorac Surg Clin. 19(4):431-50, v, 2009
                                        3. Verhey PT et al: Differentiating diaphragmatic paralysis and eventration. Acad Radiol. 14(4):420-5, 2007
                                        4. Deslauriers J: Eventration of the diaphragm. Chest Surg Clin N Am. 8(2):315-30, 1998
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                                        KEY FACTS

                                        • Terminology

                                          • Imaging

                                            • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                              • Pathology

                                                • Clinical Issues

                                                  TERMINOLOGY

                                                  • Definitions

                                                    • Congenital nonparalytic weakening & thinning of anterior portion & dome of hemidiaphragm

                                                  IMAGING

                                                  • General Features

                                                    • Radiographic Findings

                                                      • Fluoroscopic Findings

                                                        • CT Findings

                                                          • MR Findings

                                                            • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                              • Imaging Recommendations

                                                                DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                  PATHOLOGY

                                                                  • General Features

                                                                    • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                      CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                      • Presentation

                                                                        • Demographics

                                                                          • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                            • Treatment

                                                                              Selected References

                                                                              1. Maish MS: The diaphragm. Surg Clin North Am. 90(5):955-68, 2010
                                                                              2. Roberts HC: Imaging the diaphragm. Thorac Surg Clin. 19(4):431-50, v, 2009
                                                                              3. Verhey PT et al: Differentiating diaphragmatic paralysis and eventration. Acad Radiol. 14(4):420-5, 2007
                                                                              4. Deslauriers J: Eventration of the diaphragm. Chest Surg Clin N Am. 8(2):315-30, 1998