Aspiration Risk and Respiratory Complications in Patients with Esophageal Atresia

Abstract

Chronic, long-term respiratory morbidity (CRM) is common in patients with a history of repaired congenital esophageal atresia, typically associated with tracheoesophageal fistula (EA/TEF). EA/TEF patients are at high risk of having aspiration, and retrospective studies have associated CRM with both recurrent aspiration and atopy. However, studies evaluating… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fped.2017.00062

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@inproceedings{Kovesi2017AspirationRA, title={Aspiration Risk and Respiratory Complications in Patients with Esophageal Atresia}, author={Thomas Andrew Kovesi}, booktitle={Front. Pediatr.}, year={2017} }