Diaphragmatic Hernia: Symptoms & Treatment


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What is a diaphragmatic hernia?

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1. A congenital diaphragmatic hernia is:

2. Both congenital and acquired diaphragmatic hernias require:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Check your comprehension of diaphragmatic hernias by accessing the quiz and worksheet. For the quiz, you'll need to know about symptoms and treatments for these hernias, as well as the different types of them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These topics are covered on the interactive quiz:

  • What a congenital diaphragmatic hernia refers to
  • How a diaphragmatic hernia is treated
  • The main symptom of a diaphragmatic hernia
  • Similarities between acquired and congenital diaphragmatic hernias

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on diaphragmatic hernias, like what both congenital and acquired hernias require
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about what a diaphragmatic hernia is
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about how a diaphragmatic hernia can be treated and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Review more by opening up the lesson, Diaphragmatic Hernia: Symptoms & Treatment. Goals you can complete include:

  • Determine what the diaphragm is
  • Review symptoms of a Bochdalek hernia and a Morgagni hernia
  • Define cyanosis