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International Journal of Pediatrics
Volume 2010, Article ID 738546, 2 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/738546
Case Report

A Rare Association of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia with Lower Esophageal Atresia and Perforation

Department of Paediatric Surgery, Niloufer Hospital for Women and Children, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad 500 017, India

Received 20 May 2010; Accepted 15 June 2010

Academic Editor: Frans J. Walther

Copyright © 2010 Narendra Kumar Are 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.

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