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Tracheal Agenesis

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What is the definition of Tracheal Agenesis?

Tracheal agenesis is a rare birth defect in which the trachea (windpipe) is completely absent (agenesis) or significantly underdeveloped (atresia). Signs and symptoms include polyhydramnios during pregnancy and respiratory distress, bluish skin color (cyanosis) and no audible cry shortly ...

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What are the alternative names for Tracheal Agenesis?

  • Congenital tracheal agenesis

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Latest Research

Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Children with Congenital Tracheal Stenosis (CTS)
  • Journal: International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology
  • Treatment Used: Non-Invasive Ventilation (NIV)
  • Number of Patients: 16
  • Published —
This study described the presence of sleep disordered breathing (SDB) and use of non-invasive ventilation (NIV) in children diagnosed with congenital tracheal stenosis (CTS) over a 10-year period (2005-2015).

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