Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Surgery
Volume 2015, Article ID 836142, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/836142
Case Report

Left Diaphragmatic Herniation following Orthotopic Liver Transplantation in an Adult

1Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Hospital Universitario Nuestra Señora de Candelaria, Carretera Del Rosario 145, 38010 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
2Division of Transplantation Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, Hospital Universitario Nuestra Señora de Candelaria, Carretera Del Rosario 145, 38010 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
3Transplantation Surgery Unit and General Surgery Service, Hospital Universitario Nuestra Señora de Candelaria, Carretera Del Rosario 145, 38010 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

Received 10 March 2015; Accepted 20 April 2015

Academic Editor: Gregorio Santori

Copyright © 2015 Adriá Rosat et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. D. Wagner, F. Iberer, M. Sereinigg et al., “Massive diaphragmatic herniation following orthotopic liver transplantation in an adult,” Liver Transplantation, vol. 16, no. 6, pp. 783–785, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. C. Englert, K. Helmke, A. Richter et al., “Diaphragmatic hernia resulting in enterothorax following pediatric liver transplantation: a rare complication,” Transplantation, vol. 82, no. 4, pp. 574–576, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. B. F. Meyers and C. J. McCabe, “Traumatic diaphragmatic hernia. Occult marker of serious injury,” Annals of Surgery, vol. 218, no. 6, pp. 783–790, 1993. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. Y. Mintz, D. W. Easter, U. Izhar, Y. Edden, M. A. Talamini, and A. I. Rivkind, “Minimally invasive procedures for diagnosis of traumatic right diaphragmatic tears: a method for correct diagnosis in selected patients,” The American Surgeon, vol. 73, no. 4, pp. 388–392, 2007. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. F. Rashid, M. M. Chakrabarty, R. Singh, and S. Y. Iftikhar, “A review on delayed presentation of diaphragmatic rupture,” World Journal of Emergency Surgery, vol. 4, no. 1, article 32, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. A. J. McCabe, J. D. Orr, K. Sharif, and J. de Ville de Goyet, “Right-sided diaphragmatic hernia in infants after liver transplantation,” Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol. 40, no. 7, pp. 1181–1184, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. M. Cortes, N. Tapuria, S. E. Khorsandi et al., “Diaphragmatic hernia after liver transplantation in children: case series and review of the literature,” Liver Transplantation, vol. 20, no. 12, pp. 1429–1235, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  8. M. Kazimi, C. Ibis, I. Alper et al., “Right-sided diaphragmatic hernia after orthotopic liver transplantation: report of two cases,” Pediatric Transplantation, vol. 14, no. 5, pp. e62–e64, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. D. E. Schaubel, C. S. Sima, N. P. Goodrich, S. Feng, and R. M. Merion, “The survival benefit of deceased donor liver transplantation as a function of candidate disease severity and donor quality,” American Journal of Transplantation, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 419–425, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus