BMJ Case Reports 2009; doi:10.1136/bcr.2007.046458
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An unusual presentation of diaphragmatic hernia

  1. A Gunduz,
  2. S Turedi,
  3. S Turkmen
  1. Karadeniz Technical University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
  1. suleymanturedi{at}
  • Published 8 January 2009

A 40-year-old man was admitted with sudden onset of dyspnoea. A few minutes after admission he suffered a respiratory arrest and underwent endotracheal intubation. He had a history of recent upper airway infection but no other traumatic events. The chest radiograph showed a …

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