Esophageal Fistula

Known as: Fistule oesophagienne, oesophageal fistula, Fistola esofagea 
Abnormal passage communicating with the ESOPHAGUS. The most common type is TRACHEOESOPHAGEAL FISTULA between the esophagus and the TRACHEA.
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
AIMS Oesophageal injury has been reported with delivery of radio-frequency lesions at the left atrium posterior wall in catheter… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Ablation of atrial fibrillation is generally considered safe and effective. However, atrial-esophageal fistulas have… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND CHARGE syndrome is a non-random clustering of congenital anomalies including coloboma, heart defects, choanal atresia… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Radiofrequency ablation for atrial fibrillation is becoming widely practiced. METHODS AND RESULTS Two patients… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
This report describes a fatal case of left atrial-esophageal fistula occurring in a 72-year-old man after a radiofrequency… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Treatment of chronic atrial fibrillation with intraoperative radiofrequency ablation is gaining more acceptance in patients with… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The murine Foxf1 gene, encoding a forkhead - or winged helix - transcription factor, is expressed in splanchnic mesenchyme during… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Congenital malformation of the foregut is common in humans, with an estimated incidence of 1 in 3000 live births, although its… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Of 253 infants with oesophageal atresia treated over an eight year period, 122 (48%) had a total of 213 other anomalies. Most… (More)
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