Esophageal atresia with distal fistula - unusual case series. Considerations related to epidemiological aspects, malformative associations, and prenatal diagnosis.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Esophageal atresia (EA) is the most frequent and severe congenital anomaly of the esophagus, occurring in 1:2500-1:4500 live births. Five types of EA have been described, EA with tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF) being the most frequent. AIM The aim of this paper is to evaluate epidemiological aspects, malformative associations, and prenatal… (More)

Topics

2 Figures and Tables