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Late presentation of a diaphragmatic hernia
  1. H M Lee,
  2. K E Addavide,
  3. N J Prince
  1. Paediatric Department, Princess Royal University Hospital, Kent, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr N J Prince, Paediatric Department, Princess Royal University Hospital, Farnborough Common, Kent BR6 8ND, UK; nprince{at}nhs.net

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