Archive for the 'Newborn' Category

24 Mar

Haziness of the Right Hemithorax in a Newborn

Accessory diaphragm is a rare congenital pulmonary anomaly that may be detected as an isolated roentgeno-graphic finding in asymptomatic individuals or it may present in association with major cardiopulmonary malformations. Usually occurring on the right, the accessory diaphragm is composed of connective and muscular tissue. It arises from the anterior diaphragm and extends cephalad and […]

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