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Table 1 Type of visceral herniation

From: A review on delayed presentation of diaphragmatic rupture

Sac Contents No of cases References
Strangulated Transverse Colon 1 [13]
Perforated Transverse Colon 3 [16, 19, 21]
Splenic flexure 2 [12, 18]
Splenic flexure cancer 1 [4]
Intrathoracic Splenosis 2 [8, 35]
Spleen 2 [12, 22]
Right hepatic lobe 6 [2, 7, 15, 3133]
Small Bowel 1 [31]
Stomach/Perforated gastric ulcer 6 [8, 12, 17, 26, 29, 30]
Intra-thoracic gastric volvulus 2 [36, 37]
Kidney, Ureter and Renal Vein 1 [7]
Part of Ascending and Transverse Colon 1 [7]
Gall Bladder 1 [7]
Omentum/Mesentery 2 [20, 34]