A diaphragmatic hernia (DH) is a protrusion of abdominal contents into the thoracic cavity as a result of a defect within diaphragm. It is most common as a congenital phenomenon; however, there have also been cases where it can be acquired. DH can be life-threatening, resulting in incarceration and strangulation.
Non-operative Management of Patients with Right Side Thoracoabdominal Penetrating Injuries: a Single-Center Retrospective Study
We aimed to put forward the feasibility and clinically safety of non-operative management (NOM) of right side thoracoabdominal (RST) penetrating injuries for appropriate patient groups.