Human genes for congenital diaphragmatic hernia
Congenital diaphragmatic hernia [DOID:3827]
Congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) is a congenital malformation (birth defect) of the diaphragm. The most common type of CDH is a Bochdalek hernia; other types include Morgagni's hernia, diaphragm eventration and central tendon defects of the diaphragm. Malformation of the diaphragm allows the abdominal organs to push into the proper lung formation.
Synonyms: congenital diaphragmatic hernia, DOID:3827, Diaphragmatic Hernia, Diaphragmatic hernia, Hernia - diagphragmatic ...