Tracheo-oesophageal fistulation

Tracheo-oesophageal fistula is a pathological communication between the trachea and oesophagus.

It can be broadly classified into two types:

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rID: 11135
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Tracheo-oesophageal fistula
  • Tracheo-oesophageal fistulas
  • Tracheo-esophageal fistulation
  • Tracheo-esophageal fistula
  • Tracheo-oesophageal fistulations
  • Tracheo-esophageal fistulas

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    Case 1: acquired tracheo-oesophageal fistula
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