Congenital diaphragmatic hernia sacs: prenatal imaging and associated postnatal outcomes.

Affiliation

Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA. [Email]

Abstract

The presence of a hernia sac in congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) has been reported to be associated with higher lung volumes and better postnatal outcomes.

Keywords

Congenital diaphragmatic hernia,Hernia sac,Lung-to-head ratio,Magnetic resonance imaging,Neonates,Prenatal ultrasound,Total lung volume,