Volume 2011, Issue 1
  • ISSN: 0253-8253
  • EISSN: 2227-0426


Thoracic ectopic kidney is a rare congenital anomaly that is often missed. We report a case of diaphragmatic hernia associated with a left thoracic ectopic kidney and bowel herniation into the left hemithorax. Radiological studies including chest radiology and computed tomography confirmed the diagnosis.


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  • Article Type: Case Report
Keyword(s): ectopic kidney and thoracic kidney diaphragmatic hernia
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