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A term male neonate weighing 2720 gm was born to Gravida 2 lady by normalvaginal route. The immediate post natal period was uneventful. At 12 hrs of life,the baby developed poor feeding and fast breathing and was shifted to NICU. Theinitial evaluation revealed decrease in air entry on left infraaxillary and infrascapularregion. The lab investigation showed features of sepsis. The CXR showed raised hemidiaphragmwith intact continuity on left side. The neonate was started on CPAP, antibioticsand IV fluids and was prepared for surgery.


Diaphragm, Neonate, Sepsis, CPAP

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Sinha, R. , Dalal, S. and Sodhi, K. 2015 A Neonate with Eventration of Diaphragm. Open Access Library Journal, 2, 1-3. doi: 10.4236-oalib.1101547.

Author: Rahul Sinha1*, Shamsher Dalal2, Kirandeep Sodhi3

Source: http://www.scirp.org/


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