Cervical approach for repair of congenital tracheo-esophageal fistula presenting in an adult.

@article{Albuquerque1993CervicalAF,
  title={Cervical approach for repair of congenital tracheo-esophageal fistula presenting in an adult.},
  author={K V Albuquerque and Ramakant K Deshpande and Praful B Desai},
  journal={Journal of postgraduate medicine},
  year={1993},
  volume={39 4},
  pages={216-7}
}
Congenital tracheo-esophageal fistula without esophageal atresia was diagnosed on barium swallow radiography and esophagoscopy findings in an adult patient presenting with difficult in swallowing. The fistulous opening seen on the anterior wall of the esophagus led to the trachea. On bronchoscopy, the tracheal opening was located posteriorly 5 cm below the… CONTINUE READING