Surgery: Current Research

ISSN - 2161-1076


Long-Term Cardiovascular Symptoms in a Patient with a Large Diaphragmatic Hernia

Zhi-Tong Li ,Xin-Wei Han ,Feng Ji ,Li Wang ,Miao Xu ,Zhong-Gao Wang *

Large diaphragmatic hernia resulting in chest tightness and shortness of breath is a rare. A 74-year-old woman with cardiovascular presented was diagnosed with coronary heart disease secondary to diaphragmatic hernia after physical exertion. After laparoscopic diaphragmatic hernia repair, the symptoms disappeared.