Skip to main content

Table 2 The position of congenital diaphragmatic eventration found during the operation (n = 108)

From: Surgical treatment of 125 cases of congenital diaphragmatic eventration in a single institution

Diaphragmatic position Open group Thoracoscopy group P value
Second front rib 4 2 0.342
Third front rib 9 6 0.297
Fourth front rib 23 41 0.005
Fifth front rib 8 3 0.107
Sixth front rib 3 1 0.311
Unclear during surgery 5 3 0.249
  1. Rate means the probability of the position of congenital diaphragmatic eventration appearing in 125 patients