Tracheal agenesis

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Tracheal agenesis

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The terms "Tracheal agenesis" returned 10 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Tracheal agenesis: A report of two cases.
 

Author(s): A V Desai, Sudha Rao, P R Shanbhag, M Rupani

Journal: J Postgrad Med. ;62(3):202-4.

 

Tracheal agenesis is an extremely rare congenital anomaly involving the respiratory system. It is generally associated with anomalies of other systems. Antenatal diagnosis of this condition is difficult; therefore, it presents as a medical emergency in the labor room. Intubation in ...

Last Updated: 18 Jul 2016

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Tracheal agenesis: a rare cause of unsuccessful tracheal intubation during resuscitation.
 

Author(s): M Iszuari, A Mazita, G C Tan, A R Hayati, I Shareena, F C Cheah

Journal: Med. J. Malaysia. 2010 Dec;65(4):317-8.

 

Tracheal agenesis is a rare congenital airway anomaly that usually results in a fatal outcome. The diagnosis is usually made through post-mortem examination. In the current literature, there has been no reported long-term survival although a few reports claimed prolongation of life ...

Last Updated: 9 Sep 2011

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5q11.2 deletion in a patient with tracheal agenesis.
 

Author(s): Elisabeth M de Jong, Hannie Douben, Bert H Eussen, Janine F Felix, Marja W Wessels, Pino J Poddighe, Peter G J Nikkels, Ronald R de Krijger, Dick Tibboel, Annelies de Klein

Journal: Eur. J. Hum. Genet.. 2010 Nov;18(11):1265-8.

 

Tracheal agenesis (TA) is a rare congenital anomaly of the respiratory tract. Many patients have associated anomalies, suggesting a syndromal phenotype. In a cohort of 12 patients, we aimed to detect copy number variations. In addition to routine cytogenetic analysis, we applied oligonucleotide ...

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2010

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The terms "Tracheal agenesis" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Tracheal agenesis: approach towards this severe diagnosis. Case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Maurike D de Groot-van der Mooren, Monique C Haak, Phillis Lakeman, Titia E Cohen-Overbeek, J Patrick van der Voorn, Jochen H Bretschneider, Ruurd M van Elburg

Journal: Eur. J. Pediatr.. 2012 Mar;171(3):425-31.

 

Tracheal agenesis (TA) is a severe congenital disorder with often an unexpected emergency presentation. There is complete or partial absence of the trachea below the larynx, with presence or absence of a tracheoesophageal fistula (TOF). A neonate with TA is described, and another ...

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2012

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Tracheal stenosis or agenesis in association with tracheo-oesophageal fistula and oesophageal atresia.
 

Author(s): R J Bray, W H Lamb

Journal: Anaesthesia. 1988 Aug;43(8):654-8.

 

Two babies are described with oesophageal atresia, a tracheo-oesophageal fistula and severe subglottic tracheal stenosis. A third baby, who did not survive, had a tracheal agenesis associated with bronchi arising from the oesophagus. A review of the types of tracheal stenosis and ...

Last Updated: 24 Oct 1988

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