Tracheal agenesis

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Tracheal agenesis

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The terms "Tracheal agenesis" returned 7 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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[Tracheal agenesis associated with laryngeal malformations as an unusual cause of airway failure].
 

Author(s): M Rupérez Lucas, B Bonet Serra, J A Martínez Orgado, C Guerrero Márquez

Journal: An Pediatr (Barc). 2007 Sep;67(3):236-9.

 

Tracheal agenesis is an uncommon congenital malformation with an extremely high mortality rate. This malformation manifests after delivery as severe respiratory distress, cyanosis, lack of crying and impossibility of endotracheal respiratory support. This anomaly is usually associated ...

Last Updated: 5 Sep 2007

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The terms "Tracheal agenesis" returned 1 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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