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Diaphragmatic hernia

Introduction: Diaphragmatic hernia

Description of Diaphragmatic hernia

Diaphragmatic hernia: hernia resulting from the protrusion of part of the stomach through the diaphragm.
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Diaphragmatic hernia: Protrusion of abdominal structures into the THORAX as a result of congenital or traumatic defects in the respiratory DIAPHRAGM.
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Diaphragmatic hernia: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Diaphragmatic hernia

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Hierarchical classifications of Diaphragmatic hernia

The following list attempts to classify Diaphragmatic hernia into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • hernia,herniation
  • rupture
  • harm,hurt,injury,trauma
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

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