Published: 2017-05-27

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

Ravindran Chetambath, Jabeed Parengal, Mohammed Aslam, Sanjeev Shivashankaran


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.


Foramen of Morgagni, Morgagni hernia, Wiell-Marchesani syndrome

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