Items tagged “trachea”

34 results found
Case

Potassium chloride tablet in trachea

  Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 07 May 2008
95% complete
CT
Article

Tracheomalacia (differential)

A dilated trachea has numerous causes, and in almost all cases represents tracheomalacia (increased size and increased compliance). As is almost always the case, various diameters have been used. Typical figures include >26 mm in men, >23 mm in women or >30 mm for both genders ref. Although ma...
Case

Tracheo-esophageal fistula - H type

  Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 20 Jan 2010
85% complete
Fluoroscopy X-ray
Case

Tracheal buckling

  Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 22 Jan 2010
85% complete
X-ray
Article

Congenital tracheo-esophageal fistula

Congenital tracheo-esophageal fistula is a congenital pathological communication between the trachea and esophagus.   Epidemiology Tracheo-esophageal fistula and esophageal atresia have a combined incidence of approximately 1 in 3500 live births 1-3,5. There is only a minimal hereditary/geneti...
Case

Tracheo-esophageal fistula types (diagrams)

  Diagnosis not applicable
Frank Gaillard
Published 22 Jan 2010
32% complete
Diagram
Article

Esophageal atresia (classification)

Esophageal atresia is closely related to tracheo-esophageal fistula and can be divided into1: type A: isolated esophageal atresia (8%) type B: proximal fistula with distal atresia (1%) type C: proximal atresia with distal fistula (85%) type D: double fistula with intervening atresia (1%) ty...
Case

Cardiac bronchus

  Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 13 Feb 2010
80% complete
CT
Case

Acquired tracheobronchomalacia

  Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 13 Feb 2010
77% complete
CT
Article

Mounier-Kuhn syndrome

Mounier-Kuhn syndrome is a somewhat controversial entity and used synonymously with tracheobronchomegaly by most authors 7-9.  Epidemiology Mounier-Kuhn syndrome is most frequently seen in middle-aged men before the age of 50 years 1,6. Clinical presentation The anatomical and physiological ...
Case

Tracheobronchomalacia

  Diagnosis certain
Natalie Yang
Published 16 Feb 2010
68% complete
CT
Case

Cardiac bronchus (illustration)

  Diagnosis not applicable
Frank Gaillard
Published 01 Mar 2010
29% complete
Diagram
Article

Tracheomalacia

Tracheomalacia, or sometimes described as tracheobronchomalacia, is a common incidental finding on imaging of the chest of older patients and manifests as an increase in tracheal diameter as well as a tendency to collapse on expiration. Tracheomalacia can be broadly considered as being congenit...
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Congenital tracheomalacia

Congenital tracheomalacia refers to a diverse group of conditions which result in a dilated trachea with increased compliance. Causes include: cystic fibrosis: seen in up to 69% of patients 4 Mounier-Kuhn syndrome: idiopathic or associated with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (in adults) cutis laxa (...
Case

Esophageal atresia with tracheo-esophageal fistula

  Diagnosis possible
Hani M. Al Salam
Published 29 Apr 2010
50% complete
X-ray
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Complete tracheal rings

  Diagnosis probable
Andrew Dixon
Published 17 Aug 2010
53% complete
CT
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Esophageal atresia with tracheo-esophageal fistula

  Diagnosis certain
Hani M. Al Salam
Published 23 Aug 2010
88% complete
X-ray
Case

Bronchus suis

  Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 23 May 2011
92% complete
CT
Case

Mounier-Kuhn syndrome

  Diagnosis almost certain
Stefan Götschi
Published 03 Sep 2011
77% complete
X-ray CT
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Tracheal stenosis with subsequent stenting

  Diagnosis certain
Jayanth Keshavamurthy
Published 08 Jan 2014
95% complete
CT X-ray