Tracheo-oesophgaeal fistula with esophageal atresia

Case contributed by Henry Knipe
Diagnosis almost certain


Vomiting feeds.

Patient Data

Age: 1 day
Gender: Female

There is a distended and gas-filled proximal esophagus with a nasogastric tube looped within it. Gas is seen within the stomach. 

Case Discussion

Classic findings of esophageal atresia (dilated proximal esophagus; looped NGT) with tracheo-esophageal fistula (gas within the stomach). 

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