DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20172488

Bilateral morgagni hernia in a case of Weill-Marchesani syndrome-a rare association

Ravindran Chetambath, Jabeed Parengal, Mohammed Aslam, Sanjeev Shivashankaran

Abstract


Morgagni hernia constitutes only about 2% of all diaphragmatic hernias and bilateral Morgagni hernia is extremely rare. Here we present a 75 year old female patient with morphometric features of Weill-Marchesani syndrome who has bilateral Morgagni hernia. This association is reported for the first time in literature.


Keywords


Foramen of Morgagni, Morgagni hernia, Wiell-Marchesani syndrome

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