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Disease Diaphragmatic Eventration

Name Diaphragmatic Eventration
Synonyms Diaphragm Eventration | Eventration, Diaphragmatic | Eventration of Diaphragm
Definition A congenital abnormality characterized by the elevation of the DIAPHRAGM dome. It is the result of a thinned diaphragmatic muscle and injured PHRENIC NERVE, allowing the intra-abdominal viscera to push the diaphragm upward against the LUNG.
Categories Congenital abnormality | Digestive system disease
MeSH® ID D003965
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1. DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Digestive System Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Diaphragmatic Eventration
2. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Congenital Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Digestive System Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Diaphragmatic Eventration

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Diaphragmatic Eventration
  Lowry Maclean syndrome