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CASE REPORT
Year : 2009  |  Volume : 26  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 48-50

Right-sided diaphragmatic eventration: A rare entity


Department of Chest and TB, Govt. Medical College, Patiala, India

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A P Kansal
10-B, Shri Chand Marg, Opp. Govt Press, Sirhind Road, Patiala
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DOI: 10.4103/0970-2113.48898

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Eventration of the diaphragm is an abnormal elevation of the dome of diaphragm. It is a condition in which all or part of the diaphragm is largely composed of fibrous tissue with only a few or no interspersed muscle fibers. It can be complete or partial. Complete eventration of the right diaphragm, as seen in this adult patient, is relatively rare.


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