TITLE

Congenital intra-thoracic kidney associated to Bochdalek hernia in an adult patient

AUTHOR(S)
Ciuni, R.; Mauro, G.; Biondi, A.; Mamone, G.; Basile, F.; Gruttadauria, S.
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Hernia;Oct2011, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p599
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Bochdalek hernia in the adult: demographics, presentation, and surgical management," by S. R. Brown and colleagues in the February 2011 issue.
ACCESSION #
65832839

 

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