Tracheoesophageal fistula

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Tracheoesophageal fistula

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Tracheoesophageal fistula" returned 69 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Postintubation Tracheoesophageal Fistula - Diagnosis, Treatment and Prognosis.
 

Author(s): Ciprian Bolca, Valerian Păvăloiu, Georgiana Fotache, Mihai Dumitrescu, Andrei Bobocea, Mihai Alexe, Genoveva Cadar, Radu Stoica, Cristian Paleru, Ioan Cordoş

Journal: Chirurgia (Bucur). ;112(6):696-704.

 

Postintubation tracheoesophageal fistula is a severe complication occurring under certain conditions in patients that require prolonged mechanical ventilation.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Recurrent tracheoesophageal fistula in an adolescent without persistent symptoms: A case report.
 

Author(s): Jun-Hong Lin, Li Deng, Xing Li

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Nov;96(46):e8668.

 

Congenital esophageal atresia (EA) and tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF) ininfants have been treated well with surgery. Approximately 10% of children displayed recurrent fistula. In the present case, we reported recurrent TEF in an adolescent as a complication of EA/TEF in infancy.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Isolated tracheoesophageal fistula versus esophageal atresia - Early morbidity and short-term outcome. A single institution series.
 

Author(s): R B Tröbs, W Finke, M Bahr, C Roll, M Nissen, M R Vahdad, G Cernaianu

Journal: Int. J. Pediatr. Otorhinolaryngol.. 2017 Mar;94():104-111.

 

We compared the postnatal course, morbidity and early results after repair for cases of isolated or "pure" TEF with those for cases of esophageal atresia (EA) with distal tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Tracheoesophageal fistula" returned 8 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Respiratory Morbidity in Children with Repaired Congenital Esophageal Atresia with or without Tracheoesophageal Fistula.
 

Author(s): Maria Francesca Patria, Stefano Ghislanzoni, Francesco Macchini, Mara Lelii, Alessandro Mori, Ernesto Leva, Nicola Principi, Susanna Esposito

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Congenital esophageal atresia with or without tracheoesophageal fistula (CEA ± TEF) is a relatively common malformation that occurs in 1 of 2500-4500 live births. Despite the refinement of surgical techniques, a considerable proportion of children experience short- and long-term ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Current treatment of tracheoesophageal fistula.
 

Author(s): Changzhi Zhou, Yi Hu, Yang Xiao, Wen Yin

Journal: Ther Adv Respir Dis. 2017 04;11(4):173-180.

 

Tracheoesophageal fistulas (TEFs) often occur with esophageal or bronchial carcinoma. Currently, we rely on implantation of delicate devices, such as self-expanding and silicone stents, in the esophagus or trachea to cover the fistula and expand the stenosis in order to relieve patient ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Vertebral defect, anal atresia, cardiac defect, tracheoesophageal fistula/esophageal atresia, renal defect, and limb defect association with Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser syndrome in co-occurrence: two case reports and a review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Thomas Bjørsum-Meyer, Morten Herlin, Niels Qvist, Michael B Petersen

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The vertebral defect, anal atresia, cardiac defect, tracheoesophageal fistula/esophageal atresia, renal defect, and limb defect association and Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser syndrome are rare conditions. We aimed to present two cases with the vertebral defect, anal atresia, cardiac ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Phenotypic and Genetic Assessment of Tracheal and Esophageal Birth Defects in Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Tracheoesophageal Fistula; Esophageal Atresia; Laryngeal Cleft; Tracheal Stenosis; Bronchial Stenosis; Esophageal Bronchus; Congenital High Airway Obstruction Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2018

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