Current Pediatric Research

- Current Pediatric Research (2011) Volume 15, Issue 1

Neonatal Hiatal Hernia- A rare case report

Hiatal Hernia is rarely seen in a neonate. The mode of presentation in the neonatal period can be confused with the possibility of a congenital diaphragmatic hernia and other chest pathologies. The upper gastrointestinal tract contrast study is diagnostic in this disease, but careful viewing of the plain X-ray of the chest can also suggest the diagnosis.

Author(s): Sriram P, Femitha P, Nivedita Mondal, Prakash V, Bharathi B, Vishnu Bhat B

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